We offer a curated selection of professionally restored vintage violins, with something to fit every budget. In-home trials and shipping available. Text or call (337) 534-4436 for more info, sound clips or more detailed pictures. You can also send us a message.

Vintage violins

Carl Meisel

Vintage German violin labeled Carl Meisel. Great bargain for a loud and muscular fiddle. Set up with Helicore strings.


J.W. Pepper

Vintage violin with a lovely one-piece quilted maple back. Labeled J.W. Pepper, a Philadelphia, PA, firm that imported European instruments in the early 20th century .


Reinhold Schmidt

A classic German Stradivari model from the E. Reinhold Schmidt workshop. Dated 1938.


Roth and Lederer

Vintage Guarneri pattern violin from the Roth and Lederer company, which operated in Markneukirchen, Germany, in the late 1800s and early 1900s.


French J.T.L. violin

Solid and tasteful vintage Strad pattern violin from Jérôme Thibouville-Lamy. One-piece back. Set up with Thomastik TI strings.


Frantisek Duchon

From the Czech workshop of Frantisek Duchon. Dated 1924. Powerful sound and comfortable to play. Great condition. Comes with L.R. Baggs pick-up installed.


French violin

Vintage French workshop violin from the 1930s with a clear, strong tone. Two-piece back. Set up with Thomastik TI strings.


French J.T.L. violin

Vintage Mirecourt violin from Jérôme Thibouville-Lamy. Strad pattern with a two-piece back.


Vintage European

Nice old workshop violin re-voiced with a new bass bar and re-graduations. Big, even tone. Excellent condition. Labeled "F. Saga Zurich."


French Strad model

French Strad model from the 19th century. One-piece back with a rich brown varnish.


German violin

Nicely antiqued German workshop violin in great condition. Dark tone, good response and easy playability.


Gustav August Ficker

Guarneri copy made in Germany for William Lewis and Son. Dated 1956 on the label. Beautifully flamed two-piece maple back with matching ribs and neck. Tightly grained spruce top. Rich, luxurious tone. A joy to play.


Czech Stainer model

Vintage Stainer pattern violin made in Czechoslovakia. Sophisticated tone. Pristine condition. Mesmerizing flame on one-piece back.



Beautiful German violin in great condition from the Heberlein workshop. Labeled Heinrich Theodore Heberlein Jr., Markneukirchen, 1911, with the Heberlein mark stamped on the inside back.


Guarneri model

Late 19th century Guarneri model with widely flamed two-piece maple back. Clean, well-rounded sound.


John Juzek

Well-preserved vintage European instrument from the Juzek workshop in Czechoslovakia. Labeled John Juzek, Violinmaker in Prague, 1934. One-piece back.


French violin

18th century French violin attributed to Louis Guersan. Golden-brown varnish with a high arch and widely flamed one-piece maple back.


German violin

Rich, dark varnish and robust tone. Nice German instrument from the late 1800s. High arch. Labeled "Fried. Aug. Glass."


Vintage European

Superb early 20th century European violin. A beautiful, resonant instrument in great condition. Labeled "Degani."