Violin for sale London

Purchasing your first instrument or bow or upgrading is a complex and often lengthy process, we aim to ease this and make it as rewarding and engaging as possible. Choosing an instrument or bow should be an enjoyable experience, we have several music rooms set aside for you to use and play at your leisure. Although based in the hustle and bustle of London, Stoke Newington Church Street is similar to being in a village, with a beautiful park and many fine places to eat. Travel and access are easy.
Our staff are well trained and capable, they are musicians and teachers and are always available to assist and advise.
Whilst it is important for children to play on the correct size instrument it is not usually an issue if they remain on a smaller size for a short while longer whereas moving to a larger size when they are not ready can be detrimental causing physical discomfort, strain and above all is discouraging.
A well set up, good sounding instrument which is easy to play, responds well, and is attractive usually assists children’s learning and a pleasure to play enormously. Our shop manager and assistants are more than able to assist you in every aspect of this.

If you are looking for a violin for sale in London look no further

We carry a good range of violins, violas including specially built small size violas and cellos from entry-level to fine examples all set up and adjusted to exacting standards, these represent excellent value for money. It is a good idea to think about your budget/price range before visiting our shop to try out instruments.
We are always happy to give advice by phone, email, or in-person on any aspect of care, maintenance, details about an instrument or bow as well as accessories and can assist in the set-up of your chinrest and shoulder rest. We are all musicians and can often give first-hand advice on products.
Students in state education can benefit from the VAT-free Assisted Purchase Scheme please enquire for more information or 020 7249 9398.
All instruments and bows from student to professional level can be taken away On Approval. This ensures that you can try them in comfort at home, show them to your teacher or colleagues, play in concert or seek second opinions. We require two items as proof of id e.g. passport and photo ID card.

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Expert restoration led by a passion and dedication to sound.

Founded 1982 we are widely recognised as one of the UK’s leading violin dealers, restorers, and makers offering a complete service to all string players from student to professional, running a large scale repair and restoration workshop operating to the most exacting and precise standards.  Whether modern, classical or baroque our expertise and knowledge have served many musicians in achieving optimal sound and satisfaction that their instruments are cared for by gifted craftsmen/musicians.

London luthiers and dealers in fine instruments providing the best possible service to all string musicians whether soloists, collectors, professionals, students, or enthusiastic amateurs with an enviable reputation and over 35 years dedicated to the care and sale of instruments & bows of the violin family.

Renowned expert repair and restoration carried out by gifted craftsmen using time-honored techniques as well as innovative