More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making.
A good instrument is as unique
as the person who plays it
Premium historic violins, violas, cellos and bows
Discover our outstanding selection of premium old stringed instruments online –
exclusive and unique old violins, violas, cellos and bows, each one carefully and
individually chosen because of its sound and quality. We have a portfolio of several hundred
top-quality stringed instruments, all of which have been professionally set up, restored
and made ready to play by the luthiers at our atelier for violin making and restoration.
Photographic close-ups and audio clips online
Become thoroughly acquainted with your old violin, viola or cello before you make your purchase:
our high-resolution photos, audio clips and informative descriptions serve as a personal introduction
to each instrument. We are proud of our broad selection of instruments, a wide-ranging palette of true
musical personalities, and we guarantee the quality and authenticity of every stringed instrument in our catalogue.
International shipping and a straightforward return policy
The instrument you want will be sent straight to your home, and we ensure convenient and safe shipping
around the globe. For 30 days you can fully get to know your new instrument in your everyday musical environment –
at home, in an ensemble and in the concert hall. If it does not meet your expectations, we will be happy to take it back.
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Trade guarantee: accompanying you along every step of your musical path
If your Corilon instrument no longer meets your growing musical abilities, you may simply return it in trade for a better one. Corilon's trade guarantee covers all of the old violins, cellos, children's instruments, violas and bows originally purchased from our atelier.