The Messiah - Julian Winter

An exciting novel about the famous Messias Stradivari by Julian Winter

The writer duo Esther Jansma (poetess, authoress und professor of dendrochronology) and Wiljan van der Akker (poet, author and professor of Dutch literature) has written a fascinating novel about the famous violin 'The Messias' made by Antonio Stradivari. The thrilling story takes the reader on a journey from the birth of the violin to the controversial discussions about the authenticity. It sheds light on mystification, truth, dendrochronoloy and violin trade. This magical novel will be published in English and German in the near time. Synopsis English. You can find the first translated chapters here. Publisher.