Giovanni Battista Guadagnini

Violin made by Giovanni Battista Guadagnini in Piacenza in 1743. Marianne Thorsen plays on this instrument. (Illustration photo)

Marianne Thorsen

In 2006 Marianne Thorsen was appointed Professor of Violin at the Department of Music at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim. She also has an active performing career.