SERVICES.HTMJames Beatley Luthier since 1980.
Maker of Violin, Viola and Cello
Services include Bow rehairing / Valuation / Repairs / Restorations / Sales of Instruments and accessories / Mail orders
From my shop you can buy: Instruments, bows, case,instrument stands,music stands, pick-up, tuner's and all accessories. Repairs, bow rehair etc.
I Make Violins four and five string, Violas, Cello's and 3/4 Bass (BeatBass).The models are mainly after Italian classicle works. These include:-Guarneri Del Gusù, Antonius Stradiuarius, Andreae Guarneri, Nicola Amati, Nicola Giorgi, Santis Serrifin, David Tecchler, Gofriller etc. I would welcome commissions after other makers pending source of models. Also sales of fine old instruments
Restoration and repair work I find very interesting. This work needs lots of time and a different approach. Because of my engineering skills I can make special tools and jigs which help me to build on the traditional methods of repair and restoration. I will repair and restore:- Violin, Viola, Cello , Double Bass and Bow's. Go to the link "Repair Examples for photo images of some repairs I have done in the past. Repair Examples
Hire service regrettable has been withdrawn.
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