Sales of Vintage & New 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. The shop’s focus is acoustic instruments, and we have particular affinity for the tried and true, terrific craftsmanship, gorgeous materials, and singular accomplishments that include all of these. Above all, we like instruments that sound great.
Strings & Accessories
We understand how important it is to choose the correct strings, cases, fittings and accessories for you and your instrument. Whether you are looking for a comfortable capo, new strings, or a wonderful guitar strap, our selection includes a wide variety of high quality choices to suit a broad range of desires and budgets. Our staff are happy to help you navigate the range of options and translate your needs and preferences into choices that work.
Written appraisals serve a variety of purposes. For instance, they may be written for insurance purposes, for tax deductible charitable donations, estate settlement issues, or as documentation of a collection. In any case, a proper appraisal entails examination of the instrument to determine condition, origin and authenticity. We have the experience to recommend what type of appraisal you need and to accomplish the work for you. Appraisal services are by appointment.
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. We are happy to assist with small problems that call for quick, brilliant ideas, as well as large projects requiring a deeper multi-faceted approach to planning, evaluation, documentation, restoration, and more.