• Instrument care tips for the holidays

    Instrument care tips for the holidays
    It's that time of year again, the much anticipated summer holiday period! We hope that as well as spending some much needed time with family and friends that you are also able to spend some quality time playing your instrument.  As you might not have access to your teacher during the break, it can often be a daunting time for new players (and often their parents acting as primary instrument carers!) who...
  • Video: Daniele Tonarelli Guarneri 'Ole Bull' Violin

    Video: Daniele Tonarelli Guarneri 'Ole Bull' Violin
    At Bows for Strings we are privileged to work with master violin makers from around the world, including talented Italian luthier, Daniele Tonarelli. In the video below Lalita plays a new violin by the Master Italian Luthier which has just been professionally set up in our workshop. This Guarneri Del Gesu 'Ole Bull' violin was crafted in Tonarelli's workshop in 2021. We hope you like the sound of...
  • European antique cello: before and after restoration

    European antique cello: before and after restoration
    We recently received a beautiful European antique cello into our workshop that required restoration before it was ready to enter our showroom. The restoration, which was conducted by our luthier Brenton, included skilfully fitting and shaping a new fingerboard of highest quality aged ebony, cutting a new Despiau bridge and Pahler soundpost, and fitting an American made top quality carbon endpin and Perpetual...
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