Violin family instruments

Bows, cases and accessories

Appraisals and valuations

Repairs and restoration

At James Powell Violins Limited, we sell Violin family instruments, bows, cases and accessories.

Offering a professional repair and restoration service for all violin family instruments and bows including rehairing, we pride ourselves on the highest levels of workmanship what ever the value of your instrument - "One standard of work".

You can also expect detailed advice on selecting the right instrument and after-sales service.

We stock a large range of new and antique instruments and bows to suit all levels from beginners, to advanced students, to professional musicians.

Customers are welcome to visit us to try instruments and bows. Please telephone to make an appointment. 01823 330766


J, Haide Antiqued violin

Violin family instruments

We stock a large range of violin family instruments from student level upwards.

The next level of new instruments are individually handmade in Europe & China. These are professionally set up by James in the workshop, providing excellent quality and value for money for the discerning student, serious amateur and semi-professional player.

We also have a good range of 18th. & 19th.c instruments in stock. Each of these has been carefully restored & set up in our workshop.

Repairs and set-ups

James Powell prides himself on ‘one standard of work’ regardless of the instrument's value.

James Powell Fitting a soundpost patch

Sales and services