The main mission of the Makers’ Forum is to support contemporary Canadian violin makers and bow makers in the production of fine musical instruments and bows.
- Fostering links between Canadian instrument makers, the general public and musicians.
- Showcase current works of contemporary Canadian instruments and bow makers.
- We aim to have a social role to play in helping and developing the presence of music in schools all around the country.
- Our Corda Program is a way to develop appreciation for and enjoyment of string music in schools.
- Organizing prestigious events : exhibiting instruments and bows, offering concerts and lectures.
- Representing Canadian contemporary makers in professional trade shows.
- Offering lectures and conferences in schools, conservatories and universities.
- Organizing concerts/events to promote future music professionals.
The Makers’ Forum Board of Directors