Mara Hähle builds and repairs stringed instruments since 1998. In spring 2012 she opened her lutherie workshop in Friedberg.
- Higher National Diploma in Musical Instrument Technology at London Guildhall University, specialism in early fretted instruments
- Traineeship as a guitar maker with Thomas Launhardt in Wetzlar
- Continuous working experience with different luthiers and music shops
- Work and further training as a bow maker with Willi Balsereit at Diastrad in Cologne