Frequently asked questions

FaQs. General Information

Can I try the instruments in person?

Yes, absolutely! We encourage you to come visit our showroom in central London and try them for yourself.

Can I take the instrument out on trial?

If you find something you love, we recommend that you take it out on trial and play it to your colleagues and friends. We normally allow trials for a week.

Can I purchase the instruments directly online?

While we recommend people try the instrument in person, if you are interested in buying a specific one, please contact us here.

Where are you based?

Our showroom is in central London, located on Westbourne Terrace. The nearest stations are Lancaster Gate and Paddington. We operate on an appointment only basis.

Are your instruments certified?

All of our instruments come certified by the maker as well as MyLuthier. This ensures full authenticity.

Do you only offer contemporary instruments?

We strongly believe that we feature the finest examples from today’s best violin makers. Without a doubt, contemporary instruments are one of the best options for today’s musicians.

How do you choose your instruments?

Everything we have in our showroom is selected based on sound, playability and craftsmanship. This means that all of our instruments are rigorously tested and we approach them from a musician’s perspective.

Do you offer student instruments?

While we offer a wide selection of price ranges, all of our instruments are handcrafted by luthiers with years of experience and therefore are best suited to serious students, professional musicians and collectors.

Do you offer rentals?

We currently do not offer a rental option for any of our instruments.

What are your opening hours?

Our showroom works by appointment only. If you wish to book an appointment, please contact us using the form on this page.

Do you ship instruments worldwide?

We can ship anywhere in the world upon purchase. Shipping costs and import fees may apply depending on your area.

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