corilon violins

Opening hours

You may contact us during our opening hours between 9:00 am and 6:00 pm, Monday through Saturday to make appointments by phone or email and arrange opportunities to play selected instruments (Saturday by appointment only).

In our master workshop for violin making and restoration old stringed instruments are restored and worked over to meet the most exacting standards. Please note that our employees focus their full attention on the instruments in our catalogue.

Please contact us to arrange a personal appointment for your visit so we can have the instruments ready you are interested in. Detailed descriptions of the instruments in our online catalogue help you select the right violins, violas, cellos and violin bows, and you can give us a call or send us an email to let us know about your preferences.

You will find our violin shop in city centre of Munich in Au-Haidhausen — come have a look and play our premium instruments. At Corilon violins you can receive expert consultation in German and English. More information on how to find us is available at Directions.


Corilon violins • Lilienstrasse 2 1st floor Entrance Zeppelinstr. • D-81669 München • Germany
Phone: +49 (0)89-444 19 619 • Fax: +49 (0)89-444 19 620

We accept all major cards up to € 20,000 with the corresponding ID card. All card payments are subject to a 3% transaction fee. Cash payments and bank tranfer payments are generally fully accepted.

Our master atelier will also accept commissions for service work and tonal optimization and adjustment. Please contact us for service prices or an estimate if you are interested in receiving top quality restoration for your instrument. Please also have a look at our instructions about safely shipping a violin to us if you are sending your instrument in from abroad.

New arrivals in our catalogue
  • 19th century: Antique French Mirecourt violin, Pailliot, approx. 1820
  • French master violin No. 89, Paul Beuscher, "special cremone", 1937
  • 3/4 - Fine French 3/4 violin, approx. 1910
  • WORKED OVER AND OPTIMIZED: Old French violin with a soloist tone, atelier Georges Coné, Lyon 1928
  • Excellent French violin, Collin-Mézin (fils), 1947, "Le Victorieux", No. 120
  • Magnificent French solist violin, François Caussin, Neufchateau approx. 1850 (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • French violin No. 73, Chenantais & Le Lyonnais, Nantes, 1933
  • Fine 19th century Klingenthal master violin - warm, sweet, aged tone
  • H. Emile Blondelet workshop, old French violin, 1933  (Emile Blondelet)
  • Old, handmade Mittenwald orchestral violin, 1960's
  • Silver mounted Cello bow, Swiss Finkel workshop
  • French Ary cello bow, Mirecourt approx. 1980
  • French cello bow, Ary France - superior quality
  • Fine and powerful French violin bow, Marie Louis Piernot, Paris (certificate J. F. Raffin)
  • Fine French violin bow by Charles Nicolas Bazin (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Cremonese master violin, Piergiuseppe Esposti, 1998 (certificate Piergiuseppe Esposti)
  • Historically interesting French violin, by René Bazin, Lille 1936
  • Contemporary Italian violin, Gianni Norcia, Bologna
  • Franco Albanelli, 1991: A fine contemporary Italian violin (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Fine Mittenwald master violin, c.1740, Sebastian Klotz circle
  • Luigi Galimberti, fine Italian violin, Milano 1925 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • Fine French cello bow, Louis Gillet (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Fine 18th century Mittenwald violin, petite and elegant, approx. 1780
  • WORKED OVER AND OPTIMIZED: Contemporary Italian master violin, Virgilio Cremonini, 2012