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7 Places to Buy Violins at Rutland and Northampton

June 06, 2016


Rutland and Northamptonshire are both landlocked county in the East Midlands. While Rutland is known to be the smallest historic county and Northampton as the most populous district in England, they can provide good service of a number of violin shops. For those residing within these areas, below shows a list of violin shops including their online information/contact for convenient and easy review of these shops. Check it out before buying instrument in the violin family.


1. Norrie Holton Violins



Norrie Holton mainly works with stringed instruments besides being a musician playing the violin in some orchestras and group performance in Rutland. He is available when contacted for the set up and repair of stringed instruments and their bows. In his workshop kept a constantly changing collection of antique violins and at his online site displays information in some of his products.


Address: St Tibba Way, Ryhall, Stamford, Rutland PE9 4EN, UK
Tel: +44 1780 764214


2. Paul Michael Stanton Violins



This shop specializes in making handmade instruments applying techniques and methods in the 17th and 18th century Italian violin making. Paul's violins, violas and cellos are made utilizing traditional materials specially in its varnish to further improve the beauty of the wood and produce a good quality sound of the instrument. In addition, he also supplies modern instruments, cases, bows and accessories. Aside from his service in the local, his works are widely owned by players beyond the county.


Address: High St, Irthlingborough, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN9 5PX, UK
Tel: 01933 385474
Fax: 01933 386542


3. Caswell’s Strings



Aside from becoming one of the oldest mailorder company, this shop is also one of Britain's leading suppliers of bowed instruments including a range of strings, cases and accessories. Instruments are correctly set up to provide optimum playability. These are made particularly for students to professional players, teachers and schools throughout the world. 


Address: Banbury Rd, Brackley, Northamptonshire NN13 6BA, UK
Tel: 01280 707140
Fax: 01280 707142


4. St Giles Music



Since 1988, this family run business stocks a variety of instruments including digital pianos, keyboards, guitars, brass and woodwind, violins, violas and cellos, and all kinds of accessories and sheet music. For around 60 years in operating this general music store, Hilary and Philip along with the members of staff can assure an excellent service and advice whether customers visit the shop or browse their online site.


Address: 16 St Giles' Terrace, Northampton NN1 2BN, UK
Tel: 01604 250905
Fax: 01604 234864


5. First Brass


For over 30 years, they specializes in dealing both musical instruments and accessories to Northampton area. Some of their items are manufactured based from their own designs and specifications. New range of instruments under their own Virtuosi brand name includes instruments in the brass, woodwind, string and percussion departments. Secondhand instruments are also kept in stock. They are supplied in a very affordable price across any customers especially players, musicians and music teachers. 


Address: Moulton Park Business Centre, Red House Rd, Northampton NN3 6AQ, UK
Tel: 0845 170 1124 or 01604 491676
Fax: 01604 497501


6. Keyboard Kavern



Keyboard Kavern is a music store offering a broad range of musical instruments and accessories. They are the main dealer of some of the leading brands of instruments. They have been of service for over 30 years now and still continue to provide repair and servicing to any customers in need. Staffs are experts and knowledgeable in any item so queries and concerns are properly manage.


Address: 1 High St, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 4HS, UK
Tel: +44 1933 227837


7. Oviolin


Though not based within these counties in the East Midlands of England, Oviolin, our shop, is always available for delivery to any corner of these addresses. So before you buy, browse through our violin catalogue for an overview of any instrument you're interested in.


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