7 Finest Violin Shops in Cambridge

May 16, 2016

 

In the East of England, Cambridgeshire covers a wide part of the area. It is a result of unifications of several local goverment. The county town is the city of Cambridge. Over the years, most British music originated from Cambridge. Countless concerts and musical festivals takes place within the place. Many sectors attended these music events. Therefore, musicians look for a place to buy string instruments that is most suitable to play. Below shows the list of Violin shops in Cambridgeshire. Browse through it if you are planning and needing bowed instruments.

 

1. Cambridge Violin Makers

 

 

All sorts of stringed instruments are produced and courses are taught in this shop. The workshop classes are opened for daytime and evening courses. A range of handmade new instruments of violins, violas, cellos and bows are handled. Also kept in stock are cases, strings and accessories. They also offer a comprehensive repair service.

 

Website: http://www.makeviolins.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Cambridge-Violin-Makers-138116736220163
Address: 70A Hartington Grove, Cambridge CB1 7UB, UK
Tel: +44 1223 411071
Fax: +44 1223 411382
Email: info@makeviolins.com

 

2. Cambridge Eugenie Degan Violins 

 

 

Eugenie is a baroque cellist. Also studied Violin making and opened her own workshop in the summer of 2009. She provides the repair, restoration and maintenance of the bowed string instruments. All players or students are taught to make their instrument that is suitable to their needs. The workshop will be able to sell the instruments on a commission basis.

 

Website: http://www.deganviolins.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Eugenie-Degan-Violins-and-cellos-105760620929
Address: 10 Kings Hedges Rd, Cambridge CB4 2PA, UK
Tel: +44 7833 577674
Email: deganluthier@yahoo.co.uk

 

3. Simon Watkin Violins

 

 

This shop is established in the year 1986. It specializes in the violin making and repairing of instruments in the violin family. A wide range of student instruments from both Stentor and The Sound Post are put on sale. Simon completes all works and handles the instruments in this shop.

 

Website: http://www.watkin-violins.co.uk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Simon-Watkin-Violins-267644213296
Address: 2 N Green, Whittlesey, Peterborough PE7 2BQ, UK
Tel: 01733 840235
Email: simon@watkin-violins.co.uk

 

4. Robin Aitchison

 

 

This shop is dedicated in the making, dealing and setting up of cellos. Robin Aitchison and Sarah Mnatzaganian are the expert cello specialist in this shop aiming to provide quality service to any cellist worldwide. Robin had also studied violin making however is famous for setting up and sound adjustment of cellos. Thus, cellist travels across Europe to work with Robin.

 

Website: http://www.aitchisoncellos.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aitchisoncellos
Address: 7 Cambridge Rd, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4HJ, UK
Tel: +44 1353 668559
Email: sarah@aitchisoncellos.com

 

5. Millers Music

 

 

Established in 1856 and became one of the largest independent music stores in Britain. They carry a wide range of musical instruments and sheet music. Millers Music is located in the centre of Cambridge with the expert staffs that provide the highest level of service and assistance. They also own an online shop so check out the details below for more information.

 

Website: http://www.millersmusic.co.uk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/millerskenstevens
Address: 12 Sussex St, City Centre, Cambridge CB1 1PW, UK
Tel: +44 1223 354452 
Email: admin@millersmusic.co.uk

 

6. Cambridge Pianoforte and Music Gallery

 

 

A store that specializes in Pianos and Sheet Music also created The String Room making them as one of the Cambridge leading stringed instrument specialist. They offer readily available violins, violas and cellos from makers such as Roderick Paesold, Lothar Semmlinger, Gewa, Stentor, and many more. They have also a wide selection of bows of both wood and carbon fibre. The staffs, aside from giving first class services, are responsible for the preparation of instrument of some festivals and concerts in Cambridge.

 

Website: http://www.cambridgemusic.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CambridgePianos
Address: 12 Kings Hedges Rd, Cambridge CB4 2PA, UK
Tel: +44 1223 424007
Email: info@cambridgemusic.net

 

7. Cambridge Strings

 

 

This store has over 35 years of experience in music retail. Specializes in string instruments offering high quality of service to all musicians. Also, expert in the instrument repair, servicing, restoration and offers first class bow rehairing services. If customers need a hard to find instruments, they are also made available by requests.

 

Website: http://www.cambridgestrings.co.uk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cambstrings
Address: 72 King St, Cambridge CB1 1LN, UK
Tel: +44 1223 323388
Email: sales@cambridgestrings.co.uk

 

8. Oviolin

 

Our shop, Oviolin, is always available in delivering to any places in Cambridgeshire even if we are not based in this neighbourhood. If you are a player or musician in need of instrument in the violin family, don't hesitate to look at our collection. Here is our violin catalogue.

 





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