Christopher Jacoby (b. 1981) studied violin making at the Violin Making School of America in Salt Lake City, Utah, and repair and restoration with Peter Prier.
Jacoby is a member of the Violin Society of America, where he serves on the Board of Directors, and is the Editor of the membership magazine, The Scroll. He is a regular contributor to Strings magazine, often penning the 'Ask The Expert' column, as well as other industry periodicals. Currently the luthier in residence at The Violin Shop in Lincoln, Nebraska, Jacoby has over 120 instruments to his credit.