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Photographer Moe Doiron takes us inside George Heinl & Co. At work is Ric Heinl and his team of luthiers who are responsible for restoring and maintaining the instruments for The Canada Council for the Arts Musical Instrument Bank.

Ric Heinl with a Stradivarius Taft from the year 1700 at George Heinl & Co

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Reception area at George Heinl & Co

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Luthier Troy Milleker works on a restoration in the workshop at George Heinl & Co

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Luthier Troy Milleker works on a restoration in the workshop at George Heinl & Co

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Luthier Troy Milleker works on a restoration in the workshop at George Heinl & Co

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A Stradivarius Baumgartner from the year 1689 at George Heinl & Co

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Luthier Steve Martinko works on a turn of the century German violin in the workshop at George Heinl & Co

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Luthier Steve Martinko works on a violin in the workshop at George Heinl & Co

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A violin waits for a repair on a work bench at George Heinl & Co

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Luthier Troy Milleker works on a restoration in the workshop at George Heinl & Co

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Luthier Richard Kirstiuk inspects a violin in the workshop at George Heinl & Co

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A work bench at George Heinl & Co

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Luthier Troy Milleker works on a restoration in the workshop at George Heinl & Co

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Ric Heinl with a Stradivarius Taft from the year 1700 at George Heinl & Co. Heinl and his team of luthiers are responsible for restoring and maintaining the instruments for The Canada Council for the Arts Musical Instrument Bank.

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