11.04.2018 - 14.04.2018 — Hall: 8.0 Stand: J 21
HONIBA S.A. (1984)
This company is devoted to the manufacture of brass instruments with the generic brand Stomvi.
VICENTE HONORATO IBÁÑEZ (1952)
With only 28 he created his own company devoted to the fine jewelry manufactory. At 30 he began his new project: Brass instrument manufactory. He was inspired for many professionals that believed in his creative ideas.
He applied all his jeweler knowledge in the handcrafted manufactory of his Stomvi instruments. The similar story happened in the XVI and XVII centuries in Nuremberg, where the musical instruments workshops developed from the jewelers and craftsmen of that time.
They that know him say that he has gifted musical ear and a great sensibility to perceive and appreciate the best tunings.
In the inner part of his factory in Xirivella, Valencia, Spain, daily he receives famous music personalities and they interchange opinions that share and shape the big Stomvi project.
STOMVI has carried out a major renovation of its facilities in order to become an open place for the use and enjoyment of the musicians.
For that purpose, two new study rooms have been made available to performers who now can unleash their creativity and also share their concerns and views with our research team.
Moreover, master classes will be held periodically in such rooms as part of a project on musical dissemination in which several of the most important international musicians will collaborate.
Another important development is the creation of a showroom where all our instruments and accessories are available to all musicians who visit our premises. This will ensure they make the best choice, besides being able to try different options, they can always count on the advice of our professional team.
STOMVI organizes guided visits through its premises, which are very useful to get first-hand knowledge of the complex manufacturing production process of the handmade STOMVI instruments and to understand their exclusivity.
In our factory at Xirivella you can see the most sophisticated technology together with the craftsman hands of men and women precedent from the jewelry manufactory. They impregnate all their knowledge with tender delicacy in the creation of our instruments
The soldiering precision, the perfect slide of the pistons, the exquisite finish where the 24K gold and high quality silver cover the smaller space with the help of the craftsmen produce in they that contemplate them the need to stroke them, make them theirs, and hope to extract the soul that they have inside.