Stefano Mencarelli born in Senigallia at 1978 December 23th. Started to play guitar at 14 years old studying in a local music school. He began to use woodworking tools in the carpentry of his family creating handcraft object and some guitars for his friends. Partecipated at some short lutherie training course. Enrolled in 2014 at the Tuscany school of lutherie and created his first violin following the instructions of the online training course. Graduated at 2016 June he attended at the First exhibition of the Tuscany school of lutherie and his first book.