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Meet our board! Board 1st Vice-Chair Gwyneth Wilbur

 

December 12, 2012

Meet the New Brunswick Arts Board 1st Vice-Chair, Gwyneth Wilbur!

Gwyneth WilburCurrently a resident of Charlotte County, Gwyneth Wilbur has lived in Fredericton, Caraquet, and Montreal. It was in Montreal that she discovered her love of music and musical instrument making, and she proceeded to study violin making in Salt Lake City, Utah. She eventually returned to New Brunswick to attend the NB Craft School’s Fretted Instrument Making Course. She rounded out her studies with a one year apprenticeship with an Italian trained luthier in Montreal. She returned to New Brunswick in 1985 to start her own business, where she still lives and works today as a luthier, working for musicians across Canada and the United States.

 

Gwyneth Wilbur as 2012 LGA co-host

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gwyneth Wilbur as 2012 LGA co-host

Gwyneth playing the violin

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gwyneth playing the violin