Trabucchi graduated from the Cremona International School of Violin making in 1988, at the young age of 18. At the school he studied with Massimo Negroni and Stefano Conia, before apprenticing with Marco Nolli for four years. Since 1992 he has had his own shop in the historic center of Cremona. He has won numerous prizes for the high level of his work. This violin is a fine example of his art. It is light in the hand, easy to play and produces a brilliant, colorful tone.