Benjamin Hickmott

Violin Maker

Born in England in 1961, grown-up in Australia, studied violin making in Wales, since then been resident
in Germany; seven years in Stuttgart in the Köstler work shop, then self-employed in Dinklar, near
Hildesheim.
Medals of recognition won at several violin making competitions.
A founding member of Klanggestalten, con-takt and con-Takt junior.
Still enthralled (amongst other things) with the preoccupation of violin making.