Symphonic Valuations International
was created by violin maker Jens T. Stenz, as an
informative platform to help symphony orchestras, foundations, chamber
musicians and individual musicians, professional and amateurs alike, in
getting an updated insurance valuation of their instruments.
T. Stenz trained in violin making at the renowned Welsh School of
Violin Making and Repair in 1982 – 1985 and graduated with a high merit.
During 1985-86 he worked in Copenhagen with Emil Hjorth & Sons,
In 1986 he opened his own
workshop in Aarhus, Denmark, specializing in making, restoration and
dealing in fine instruments and their bows.
Jens T. Stenz
has 40 years of experience in the violin business. He is a member of
the Danish Guild of Master Violin Makers, The International Society of
Violin and Bow Makers/Entente Internationale des Maitres Luthiers et
Archetiers d’Art (EILA) and The British Violinmaking Association.
Since 1987, Jens Stenz has helped several Symphony Orchestras,
Chamber Orchestras, Foundations, Music Conservatories and private as
well as professional musicians with advice regarding All Risk insurance
policies. The list is long and includes:
In Denmark - Aalborg Symphony
Orchestra - Aarhus Symphony Orchestra - Randers Chamber Orchestra - South
Denmark Philharmonic Orchestra - Odense Symphony Orchestra - The Danish
National Radio Symphony Orchestra - The Danish National Chamber
Orchestra - The Esbjerg Chamber Ensemble - The Danish Chamberplayers - The
Royal Conservatory of Music, Aarhus and Copenhagen - The Carl Nielsen
Academy, Odense - The Augustinus Foundation, Copenhagen
Norway - Trondheim Symphony Orchestra - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Stavanger Symphony Orchestra - The Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra