Pennsylvania and its 17 Violin Retail Stores

August 18, 2016

 

Here's a list of the current violin shops in our state. We've gone as far as Pennsylvania for this article. Hope this will help you find the shop you want. Let us know if there are new additions. We want to make this article correct for our folks here looking for violins, violas, cellos and bows as much as possible.  

 

1. Bluett Bros. Violins

 

 

Bluett Bros. Violins is a music and violin shop owned and operated by master luthier, Mark Bluett, since 1984. The shop specializes in all stringed instruments for sale. Aside from the instrument making, Mark also caters evaluation of instruments and all repairs necessary.

 

Website: http://www.bluettbros-violins.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bluettbrosviolins
Address: 122 Hill St, York, PA 17403, USA
Tel: 717-854-9064
Email: bluettviolins@gmail.com

 

2. Fegley Instruments and Bows

 

 

Established in 1979, Fegley Instruments and Bows has been offering a wide range of services to meet all needs of their customers. They offer new and handcrafted finest stringed instruments and bows for sale as well as repairs and restoration services. The business was founded by the late James E. Fegley and his wife, Margie. In 2006, Joseph P. McDevitt worked to continue the business specially by making, restoring, and selling fine stringed instruments and bows.

 

Website: http://fegleyviolin.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fegleyviolin
Address: 400 W 37th St, Reading, PA 19606, USA
Tel: 610.779.0665
Email: fegleyviolin@gmail.com

 

3. Chimneys Violin Shop

 

 

Chimneys Violin Shop started in 1960 by founders Ed Campbell and his wife, Mary. Currently, it is managed by Master Violin Maker Nelson Steffy. The business offers instruments such as violin, viola, cello, bass and bows. They also do world class repair and restoration in addition to the creation of handmade violin family instruments.

 

Website: http://www.thechimneysviolinshop.com
Address: 614 Lerew Rd, Boiling Springs, PA 17007, USA
Tel: 717-258-3203
Email: TheChimneys@earthlink.net

 

4. Stevens Paul E Violin Maker & Restorer

 

 

This shop has been serving string players with the large inventory of quality instruments for sale or for rent since 1985. Each customer is encouraged to schedule an appointment first so they can be served with readily available products and services during the visit in the shop.

 

Website: http://www.stevensviolins.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Paul-E-Stevens-Violin-Maker-Restorer-493711250701454
Address: 15 Simpson Rd, Ardmore, PA 19003, USA
Tel: (610) 649-0737
Email: stevensviolins@comcast.net

 

5. Hershey Violins 

 

 

The Master violin maker at Hershey Violins is Scott W. Hershey. For over 28 years, the shop has been of service to string community in Mechanicsburg. They offer a good selection of handcrafted instruments for sale. In addition, repairs and restoration of instruments are catered as well as on-site services and adjustments.

 

Website: http://hersheyviolins.net/wp
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Hershey-Violins-111829952179921
Address: 11 W Main St, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, USA
Tel: 717.697.6341
Email: shershey@hersheyviolins.com

 

6. Golden Violins

 

 

Golden Violins was established in 1969 by Harold Golden. This music and violin shop specializes in handmade violins, cellos, violas and guitars. Aside from the sales, they also provide expert repair and restoration completed by award winning violinmakers in store.

 

Website: http://goldenviolins.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldenViolins
Address: 7801 Winston Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19118, USA
Tel: 215-242-0307
Email: info@goldenviolins.com

 

7. Phillip Injeian Violin Shop

 

 

This is a world class violin shop established by master violinmaker, Phillip Injeian. The shop offers antique, custom, and student instruments. They also carry out full range of services including restoration and repair. Aside from serving the local community, they also provide services and products across United States and beyond.

 

Website: http://www.masterviolinshop.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PhillipInjeianViolinShop
Address: 821 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, USA
Tel: 412-562-0600
Email: pinjeian@verizon.net

 

8. Montero Violins

 

 

This full service violin shop has served stringed instrument players since 2003. They provide services at two locations in Pennsylvania. They offer quality stringed instruments at affordable prices for sale and for rent as well as repairs and private lessons. 

 

Website: http://www.monteroviolins.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Montero-Violins-199385803433774
Address 1: 705 Chestnut St, Emmaus, PA 18049, USA
Tel 1: 610.965.2756
Address 2: 905 Main St, Stroudsburg, PA 18360, USA
Tel 2: 570.801.1657
Fax: 610.332.8854
Email: monteroviolins4@me.com

 

9. Mount Airy Violins & Bows

 

 

Mount Airy Violins & Bows is your local source of handcrafted violins, violas, cellos, and their bows. Instruments are available for sale or for rental specially to all abilities of string players. Members of staff are trained to undertake minor repairs to major restorations. 

 

Website: http://mountairyviolins.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Mount-Airy-Violins-Bows-70510501680
Address: 6665 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19119, USA
Tel: 215.438.9031
Email: mountairyviolins@gmail.com

 

10. Resonance Violins

 

 

Resonance Violins was established in 1999 and has been providing the largest selection of the highest quality instruments, bows and accessories. In addition to sales, rental of quality instruments as well as repairs and restoration services are provided to musicians, teachers, and students throughout Western Pennsylvania and around the country.

 

Website: https://www.resonanceviolins.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/resonanceviolins
Address: 530 Washington Rd, Mt Lebanon, PA 15228, USA
Tel: 412-344-7605
Fax: 412-344-7675
Email: info@resonanceviolins.com

 

11. Meadowood Music

 

 

Meadowood Music specializes in the sales of stringed musical instruments and accessories. They also offer lessons, expert repair and restoration services. Mike Andrews & Paula Taylor opened the shop for both amateur & professional musicians in need of services and products of stringed instruments.

 

Website: http://www.meadowoodmusic.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Meadowood-Music-102253266478489
Address: 8521 Allentown Pike, Blandon, PA 19510, USA
Tel: 610-916-1285
Fax: 610-916-1159

 

12. Jamrom Violin Repair

 

 

Josh Jamrom has been dealing with violins and other stringed instruments since 2006. The shop provides new and used violins for sale suited at any budget. Repair and restoration services are also done by Josh including giving of advice in choosing the right instrument.

 

Website: http://jamromviolinrepair.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Jamrom-Violin-Repair-428832500518449
Address: 4016 Valleyvue Dr, Gibsonia, PA 15044, USA
Tel: 412-849-7527
Email: jamromviolins@gmail.com

 

13. JR Judd Violins

 

 

Established in 1989 by Jeffrey R. Judd, this violin shop has been of service to all levels of players from Pennsylvania and its surrounding areas. They provide the sales and rentals of instruments and bows ranging from student to older European and American models. 

 

Website: http://www.jrjuddviolins.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JR-Judd-Violins-170076843051253
Address: 1964 Lycoming Creek Rd, Williamsport, PA 17701, USA
Tel: (570) 321-8070
Fax: (570) 601-4510
Email: info@jrjuddviolins.com

 

14. Muller Violins

 

 

William Muller is a professional violist, a violin maker, an award winning sculptor and painter. He carries out custom made designs for instruments as well as bow rehairing, sound adjustments, bridges, and emergency instrument repair. His violins are inspired from Strad and Guarneri models. 

 

Website: http://www.mullerviolins.com
Address: 1119 Market St, Lewisburg, PA 17837, USA
Tel: (570) 524-0716
Email: wpmuller@ptd.net

 

15. Kot's Violins

 

 

Shu Sheng Kot is the master violin and bow maker who established this shop. He supervises the creation of all handmade instruments and bows. Each product is maintained in the highest quality available at affordable prices. Aside from instruments, they also offer necessary accessories for sale and rental.

 

Website: http://www.kotviolin.com
Address:
1048 Lancaster Ave, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010, USA
Tel: (610) 225-1870
Email: kotviolin@gmail.com

 

16. A Cavallo Violins, LLC

 

 

This professional shop provides services in the sales and rental as well as repair and restoration of the world's finest instruments and hand crafted instruments by qualified staff in store. They also offer accessories including cases, bags, strings and fittings.

 

Website: http://www.acavalloviolins.com
Address: 6665 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19119, USA
Tel: (610) 646-7400
Email: sales@acavalloviolins.com

 

17. Oviolin

 

Oviolin, our shop, though not based in Pennsylvania, has delivered to any bowed instrument users, professionals or nonprofessional players around the state. So, for those interested in buying instruments in the violin family, be sure to browse through our violin catalogue.

 





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