More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making.
Corilon Violins is an expression of the enthusiasm we feel about historic stringed instruments. Since 2003, when we first established our business, we have been sharing this enthusiasm with collectors and musicians around the world. At our atelier for violin and bow making, our specialists competently and lovingly restore violins, violas, celli and bows, each of which was carefully selected and is full of character. The distinctive historic profile of every one of our instruments is given the respect it deserves in informative descriptions, high-resolution photographs and compelling audio clips. Our high quality standards have made Corilon violins one of the leading names in the world of historic stringed instruments – a solid reputation which we aspire to surpass every day.
To be included in our catalogue, an instrument must have one feature above all: high musical quality, which we also prioritise in selecting our rarities and extraordinary pieces by renowned master luthiers. As a result, professional musicians, demanding amateurs and talented students alike can all find a broad palette of outstanding instruments to choose from in the Corilon catalogue. They can be sure of finding exactly what they need to achieve the sound they desire and make the most of their technique.
Every instrument we sell is in excellent condition and immediately ready to play, and as part of our return policy, you can spend 30 days thoroughly becoming acquainted with it. When you purchase an instrument at Corilon, our team of experienced luthiers and music specialists guarantees top standards of reliability with premium service and personal consultation. We are members of the British Violin Making Association (BVMA) and the Violin Society of America (VSA). We also we also work in close cooperation with highly respected experts in Cremona, London, Mittenwald, Munich, Paris and Stuttgart.