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Pernambuco wood and CITES

Dear String professional, Classical music as we know it is facing an existential threat when CITES’ Conference of the Parties (Cop19), meets this coming November

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Pernambuco History

Introduction The ceaseless exploitation of brazilwood (caesalpinia echinata Lam., known in the bow business as Pernambuco wood) on the coast of Brazil between 1501 and

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Bow Design

Selection of Pernambuco for Exceptional Bows Pernambuco is renown for its use in the making of violin bows. But after being first discovered in 1500

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