A violin for every musician

In our cosy violin room you will find a fascinating array of old and new violins.

Whether you are an amateur or a professional, traditional or classical player, we have instruments to suit all levels and abilities.

Everything a violinist needs

As well as instruments we stock all accessories for string players including bows, cases, shoulder rests and rosin.

Do you have a damaged violin?

Our on-site workshop carries out repair and renovation work on stringed instruments and bows. Come by for a quick and easy estimate from our experts.

All major string brands stocked

And many more

Call to find out about our stock of violins:

0141 339 8078


Try out our beautiful instruments

Enjoy the rich, antique surroundings of the viola room. Set up like a Victorian salon with a fireplace and antique furniture.

We encourage you to try before you buy.

Find your perfect viola

We stock a good selection of new and old violas.

Drop in for expert advice, beautiful surroundings and a great range of instruments.

What’s it worth?

We can value your stringed instrument for insurance or sales purposes.

Drop by for an expert opinion.

Call us or visit us to get your next viola:

0141 339 8078

Student musician?

Musicians of all levels will find everything they need at The Violin Shop.


Antique and new cellos for every musician

Enter our lovely Victorian salon-style cello room to discover our range of quality new and antique cellos.

Whether you play for pleasure or profession, our experts can help you find your instrument.

Does your cello need some expert care?

Our on-site workshop is on hand to repair or renovate your cello or bow.

Just starting out?

You can rely on our friendly service and years of expertise when you are choosing your first instrument.

We repair and renovate all kinds of stringed instruments and bows!

Call now for cellos and accessories:

0141 339 8078

Double Basses

A bass for every player

For beginners, amateurs and professionals, our double bass room houses around 12 basses, from good quality beginners’ outfits to professional level orchestral instruments.

Double bass accessories

We stock a good range of bass bows, as well as cases, covers and rosin.

Why not drop by for a browse and a chat with our experts.


Repairs and renovations by The Violin Shop.

We repair all kinds of string instruments on-site.

Contact us for an estimate

Try out your instruments in our gorgeous surroundings.

Call us today to find out more:

0141 339 8078



Bows for everyone

We stock a huge range of bows for players at all levels, from budget priced student bows to fully restored old bows for the more experienced player. Our selection of new bows, in Pernambuco and Carbon Fibre, is extensive, so whether you play violin or double bass we will have something to suit.

Repair and rehairing service

Bow becoming unplayable? Losing hair? Our expert team can help. Rehairing, new lapping, major bow repairs, all carried out on the premises

You can rely on our expertise.

With over 30 years of experience working with musicians and their instruments, you can trust our expert, friendly service.

Wide range of bows to try out at your leisure.

For bow repairs and rehairing, call:

0141 339 8078