One of America's most eclectic shops - specializing in vintage, new, & antique acoustic musical instruments

In our unique shop you will Find guitars, banjos, mandolins & ukuleles, Fine violins & cellos, and instruments of historical interest. Vintage Martin & Gibson guitars are a particular specialty.


Sales of New and Vintage instruments

Whether you are looking for a unique vintage instrument, or a fine modern interpretation of a classic, we can assist in the search and selection. 

Strings and Accessories

We understand how important it is to choose the correct strings, cases, fittings and accessories for you and your instrument. 


Written appraisals serve a variety of purposes. For instance, they may bewritten or insurance purposes, for tax deductible charitable donations, estate settlement issues, or as documentation of a collection.


Over forty years experience in the field of musical instruments provides special perspective in helping with solutions for the instrument related questions and issues faced by individuals, collectors, and institutions. 

Repairs & Service

Vintage Instruments has long been a center for fine instruments and craftsmanship. The luthiers in our workshop are all independent makers of violins, violas, celli and bows. In addition, they restore and maintain instruments of the violin family. 

Special Orders

New ideas often come to our attention through our customers. If we don’t have exactly what you are looking, please ask us!


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