Sylvain Bigot - Luthier Vidal

Born in 1971, Sylvain Bigot graduated from Jean Baptiste Vuillaume's international violin school in 1989. Shortly afterwards, however, he discovered his passion for making bows and began an apprenticeship in Jean-François Raffin's workshop in Paris, France.

In 2002, Sylvain opened his workshop in Lyon, France. He has established himself as a world class bow restorer and in 2011 was honored with the title: "Un des Meilleurs Ouvrier de France".