2015. november 18.
József Horváth in his workshop
1948 – Born in Budapest.
1962-1966 – Violin student of Mrs Szipornapszky at the Béla Bartók Music Conservatory in Budapest.
1966-1993 – Worked as a professional violin player.
1971-1972, 1975-1976, 1978-1979 – Spent a year in József Kun’s workshop in Ottawa where he learnt bow making.
1993 to date – fully comitted to bow making in his workshop in Mária utca.
Apprentices: Sándor Radics (1981-85), Rudolf Rigó (1993-94) and János Lakatos (1995-98)
First stamp: JÓZSEF HORVÁTH
Since 1993 J. HORVÁTH BUDAPEST