Birth : 1920 in Lyon


Robert CONÉ is the son and pupil of violin maker Georges CONÉ. He succeeded his father in 1950.

As early as 1930, Robert CONÉ collaboration with is father is credited.
This collaboration lasted for twenty years and this is during this period that Robert Coné started his own production, instruments being labelled "Georges Coné & Fils".
After his father's death, Robert CONÉ continued producing violins and earned a great reputation as a restorer as well (R. Vannes).

Honors & awards
Luthier du Conservatoire de Musique de Lyon.

Collaborators & successors
Dominique CAMARD succeeded Robert CONÉ in 1983.

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