This website is dedicated to the luthier "Andrea Postacchini" (Fermo, November 30th, 1781 - February 3rd, 1862) to whom the International Violin Competition held annually in Fermo since 1994 (excluding 2020 due to the pandemic in the world) has been entitled

The promotion in the world of the lute maker from Fermo, of his city and territory is aimed at receiving from all over the globe news, documents, photos of instruments and anything else relating to the violin maker from Fermo Andrea Postacchini

The creation of this website was made possible by the extraordinary participation of Mr. Cristiano Cicconi (Web Developer), Mr. Roberto Guarnieri (Graphic Designer) and Mr. Fabrizio Zeppilli (Professional Photographer) and by the continuity of the presence of the Supporters among which the Marche Region and the Marche Chamber of Commerce and the others graphically expressed here on this website, thank you very much to everyone

Welcome and thanks in advance for what we will receive from you and Good visit

Andrea Postacchini


“the Angel of Violin” - “the Marche’s Stradivarius”

Fermo (FM) - Marche / Italy


Postacchini's Instruments

Admire the work and quality of the magnificent luthier from Fermo, do not forget to send us photos and news on Andrea Postacchini's instruments.


Exhibitions of Lutherie

Lutherie exhibitions held during the various Editions of the Violin Competition, photo of the "Andrea Postacchini Prize" Award to the Absolute Winners.


Postacchini Competition

Winners of some of the latest editions of the violin competition, remember to visit the other sites as well.