Goffredo Cappa

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Goffredo Cappa (1644–1717), also known as Gioffredo Cappa or Jofredus Cappa, was an Italian luthier, known for his violins and cellos.

Cappa was born in Saluzzo. After working with the Amati family in Cremona he set up his own workshop in Saluzzo.[1][2][3][4] He died in Turin.

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  1. ^ Index of violin and bow makers
  2. ^ Geschichte der Geigenbauer
  3. ^ Dictionary of violin and bowmakers
  4. ^ "Viool oude meester". Archived from the original on 2008-10-26. Retrieved 2008-11-13.
  5. ^ "Altenberg Trio biography". Retrieved 23 June 2010.