VSA 2012 Exhibitors

Program Schedule





Alpentonholz Pahler
Hagen Weise Violins
Otto Musica Corporation
4.91626E+11
+49 9131 974552
267-684-6565
pahlera@yahoo.com
info@weise-violins.de
sales@ottomusica.com
Searching for best sounding maple and spruce is not only a challenging task but our passion. Just add strings!
German-made high quality violins, violas and cellos for students up to professional players, made by Geigenbaumeister Hagen Weise and his team.
Distributor of VN, VA, VC and accessories. Brand Name: Otto, Muco, Artino





Amati’s Fine Instruments
Helmut Ulrich
Peter Zaret and Sons, Violins
513-293-2532
+49 8823 35855370
440-461-1411
amatis@me.com


pzaret@roadrunner.com


Violin maker Helmut Ulrich has found special woods to build his instruments. With these woods, he creates a new sound, strange, sweet is the title. He says, “Open up your ears!”
Our patented bass bar and our new method to rehair a bow in one minute or less.





Angels Musical Instruments, Inc.
Heritage Insurance Services, Inc.
Pioneer Luthier Supply
626-969-8800
1-800-289-8837
413-586-1800
ami@angelstrings.com
info@musicins.com
eh@brushhair.com
Wholesale manufacturer in new and old-fashioned bowed string instruments or violins, violas and cellos as well as the related cases. The instruments provided are from entry level to professional.
Specialized insurance programs for violin dealers and makers.
Supplier of platinum live and coarse bowhair.





Arcos Brasil USA
Holfter GmbH
Regh Violins
480-967-5227
011-49-2402-126540
845-297-2521
Dorothy@arcosbrasil.com
info@holfter.com
reghj@aol.com
Violins, Violas, Cellos, Pernambuco Bows, Carbon Fiber Bows, Rosin and Accessories.
Milo Stamm bridges, Reference Books, Inlay Technique for the restoration of string instruments.
Books, bows, bow-making materials, courses.





Bachmann Guitars & Tonewood
Horst John Brazil Bows
Savarez/Aubert Lutherie
+0039 0474492349
55-27-3276-1129
+33 437 403200
info@bachmann-tonewood.com
jacy@horstjohn.com
contact@savarez.fr
Tonewood for stringed instruments SPRUCE from the high “Dolomite” of North Italy/South Tirol and MAPLE from Bosnia.
Handmade Pernambuco bows.
Strings for musical instruments.





Bogardo & Clemente
Howard Core Company, LLC
Aubert Lutherie
0039 0481-485161
800-633-2302
+33 3 2937 0613
info@bcbows.com
info@howardcore.com
alutherie@aol.com
Production and repair of accessories for stringed instruments and cases.
Wholesale supplier of ALL products related to stringed instruments including accessories, cases, parts, tonewood, tools, finishing products, and books. Exclusive Distributor – Bobelock Cases, Gewa Cases, Old Wood Finishing Products.
Bridges





BowWorks/Paulus GMBH
Ifshin Violins
Scott Cao Violins, Inc.
707-937-0570
510-843-5466
408-378-3665
steve@bowworks.com
rich@ifshinviolins.com
sales@scottcaoviolins.com
Largest line of frogs and buttons. Custom work on request. Bow hair and complete line of supplies for bow makers and repair.
The Jay Haide violins, violas, cellos and basses.






Century Strings, Inc.
International Violin Co.
Scrollavezza & Zanre
909-548-0845
1-800-542-3538
+39 0521 207034
info@centurystrings.com
lkirr@internationalviolin.com
info@scrollavezza-zaare.com
Stringed instruments, bows, cases and accessories.


Volume “Johannes Baptista Guadagaini Fecit Parmae Servieas C.S.R. – Masterpieces From the 2011 Parma Exhibition”





Classic Violins
L’Archet Brasil
Shar Products Company
847-970-3797
561-790-4191

info@classicviolins.com
info@larchetbrasil.com
violinshop@sharmusic.com
Dealers in fine violins, violas, cellos and accessories for them.
Bows, tonewood.
Serving string musicians since 1962 with violin-family instruments of all levels, bows, strings, cases, repair, restoration, and consignment services.





Cleveland Violins
Metropolitan Music
Snow Stringed Instruments
216-659-5356
802-253-4814
718-353-7402
info@clevelandviolins.com
sales@metmusic.com
snowviolin@yahoo.com
Yi Chen violins, violas, cellos, tools and accessories. Bow hair.
Established in 1920. Manufacturer, importer, exporter. Wholesaler of stringed instruments, cases, bows, accessories, strings, luthier’s tools, and fine tonewoods. Exclusive distributor of Juzek and E. Wilfer violins, violas, cellos, and basses.
Our company is an international wholesale business specializing in quality violins, violas, and cellos.





Connolly Music Company
MIGMA eG, Musikinstrumenten-Handwerker-Genossenschaft Markneukirchen
Timberwood Industries, Inc.
800-644-5268
0049 37422 2341
914-533-2020
info@connollymusic.com
info@migma-eg.de
tbrwood@aol.com
Sales, marketing and distribution specialists, Connolly Music Company is dedicated to connecting manufacturers, resellers, and the devoted community of musicians they serve. www.connollymusic.com
String Instruments, bows for String Instruments, Cases for String Instruments and bows Ingredients.
Fine Tonewood – Books on Music – Modern Italian Violins.





Cremona Violin Store & Workshop SRL
Mondomusica New York
The Strad Magazine
3.90373E+11
212-391-6602
Tel: 011 44 20 7618 3065
info@cremonaviolinstore.com
info@mondomusicanewyork.com
ariane.todes@thestrad.com
Antique and contemporary stringed instruments.
Mondomusica New York is a new exhibition where violin-making tradition, world-leading contemporary instrument makers and business opportunities meet. It will take place on March 15-17, 2013. Vist www.mondomusicanewyork.com
The voice of string music world since May 1890. International monthly print magazine with additional specialist publications and multi-digital platforms, representing an essential reading source for everyone within the market for strings instruments played by a bow. The Strad continues to have a dedicated audience of makers, dealers, players, teachers and students worldwide. www.thestrad.com





D’Addario
Monsterballvise® (corporate name: Semmel Enterprises Inc.)
Tone Rite
631-439-3300 (1-800-DADARIO)
402-730-4590
813-444-TONE
info@daddariobowed.com
semmelentyp@aol.com
info@tonerite.com
D’Addario manufactures fine instrument strings and accessories, serving the needs of professional performers and student musicians alike. D’Addario has been crafting musical instrument strings in the U.S. since 1905.
The family of Monsterballvise® products.






Eastman Strings, Inc.
Musaica Imports, LLC
Tone Wood International SRL
800-789-2216
402-827-9270
-801852
isalazar@eastmanstrings.com
acvsales@gmail.com

Eastman Strings supplies students, teachers, and professionals with fine orchestral string instruments. Talented craftspeople, guided by master luthiers, handcraft each instrument from superior aged tonewoods; following the Master’s style.
Instruments, fittings, tonewoods
Wood and accessories for string instruments.





Ergovio Slobodyrev
NetRehair.com
Tong’s Violin Shop
-806103
919-858-0429
317-733-8598
info@ergovio.com
info@tristrings.com
cello@indy.rr.com
Fine quality accessories.
A premium rehair service for discriminating musicians.
Violin, Viola, Cell, Bass, Wholesale.





European Tonewoods
Nova Strings
Violin Varnish Ltd.
+382 69 087 531
240-631-1955
607-387-9280
stan.surbatovich@gmail.com
groberts@novastrings.com
order@violinvarnish.com
High quality Montenegrin and Bosnian Maple and Spruce.
Orchestral string accessory supplier, distributor of Musilia cases, Pedicases, Arcus Bow and Headway Pickups.
Varnish, Color and Grounds handmade for the violin. Workshop: Practical & Aesthetic Violin Varnishing





Gatchell Violins Company
Old World Tonewood Company
William McKee Wisehart Musikinstrumente
321-733-1499
304-654-2308
+49 9131-20-2865
steve@gatchellviolins.com
sales@oldworldtonewood.com
wmw.wisehart@t-online
For over ten years, Gatchel violins has consistently provided fine quality European and Asian violins, violas, cellos, basses, bows and accessories to our network of dealers at fantastic price points.
Producers of fine spruce and maple tonewood from the Carpathian Mountains.
Direct from Bubenreuth, Germany: stringed instruments, bows, pegs, tailpieces, bridges, fingerboards, etc.





Germantown Violin Company LLC
Oliver Musica, USA, Inc.
Program Schedule
301-977-5637
714-632-5959

dswviolins@aol.com
oliver@olivermusic.com

Stringed instruments wholesale.
Manufacturer and Wholesale Distributor of Everest Shoulder Rests and other String Instrument Accessories.