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Somerford, P., ‘Unbridled Possibility’, The Strad Accessories Supplement, 2019, pp. 36-39.

Subrizio, R., ‘Meet the Musical Master Craftsman You’ve Heard, Yet Never Heard Of’, InTune Magazine, June 2019.

Marcus, C., ‘Invented in Watertown – The Galliane’, Wicked Local Watertown, 28 November 2018.

Kayton, Q., ‘Patent Attorneys Give Back to Local Entrepreneurs and Artists’, The Boston Patent Law Assocation Newsletter, vol. 48, issue 3, Summer 2017.

Scott, H., ‘Violin and Bow Makers Discuss How to Balance Tradition, Creativity & Experimentation’, Strings Magazine, 4 May 2017.

Smith, C., ‘Change Your Bow, Find Your Sound’, The Strad, vol. 128, no. 1523, March 2017, pp. 34-40.

Arveil, C., ‘Poetry in Motion: Benoît Rolland on the making of Bows 1500 and 1515’, Strings Magazine, vol. XXX, no. 12, issue 255, July 2016, pp. 30-37.

Eichler, J., ‘Watertown bow maker practices musical alchemy’, The Boston Globe, 27 April 2016.

Cinnante, R., ‘A Renaissance in Bowmaking’, The Penguin, issue 57, 6 February 2014, pp. 14-15.

Breitrose, C., ‘Watertown Man’s Twist on Bow Making is a Leap in Musical Technology’, Watertown Patch, Oct 24, 2013.

Marshall, E., ‘Bow Maker Trained in Tradition & Rewarded for Innovation’, Strings Magazine, vol. XXVII, no. 7, issue 214, Febuary 2013, pp. 55-56.

Kalwa, J., ‘Benoît Rolland hat den Bogen raus’, Die Zeit, 15 February 2013.

Lloyd, C., ‘Designs on the Future: Galliane Bow Frog’, The Strad, vol. 123, no. 1473, January 2013, pp. 55.

Todes, A., ‘My Favourite Things’, The Strad, vol. 123, no. 1472, December 2012, pp. 68-69.

Lamb, E., ‘Perfect Graphs and Pefect Harmony: Meet 2 of the 2012 MacArthur “Genius” Fellows’, Scientific American, https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/macarthur-genius-grants/#, Oct 5, 2012.

Burnett III, J., ‘Author, economist, surgeon, bowmaker gain ‘genius’ label’, The Boston Globe, 2 October 2012, p. 1.

Lee, F., ‘Surprise Grants Transforming 23 More Lives’, The New York Times, https://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/02/arts/macarthur-fellows-named-for-2012.html, 1 October 2012.

Shave, N., ‘Double Acts: Christine Arveil & Benoît Rolland’, The Strad, vol. 118, no. 1410, October 2007, pp.112.

Fletcher, R., ‘Lord of the Strings’, The Boston Globe City Weekly, 9 January 2005, p. 1 & 7.

Pfeifer, E., ‘Violin Bows Go High-Tech’, The Wall Street Journal, 13 November 2002, p. D10.

Kurzbauer, H., ‘New Generation’, The Strad, October 1997, pp. 1104-1107.

Soma, M.P., and Ph. Faller, ‘Entretien…avec Benoît Rolland’, Musique & Concerts, no. 12, 1996, pp. 22-32.

Reindorf, M., ‘Benoît Rolland’, The Strad, vol. 100, no. 1193, September 1989, pp. 737-740.

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