Welcome to the Spring/Summer



for electric violins, violas, cellos, and bass, amplification and instrument pick-ups...


Bespoke handmade electric violins made and designed by David Bruce Johnson

We Welcome KEVIN BASLE :our new member to Moseley Violins team:


We are delighted to welcome Kevin Basle to our workshop. Kevin who hails from Brittany borders region of France. He  has completed 5 years at the Newark School of Violin Making learning how to make and repair violins and guitars.


Viola Scroll ; copy of  G B Grandcino , c1700, by Kevin Basle, (researched at Royal Academy)

More images of Kevin's work can be found on our website violin, viola and fretted pages.



BRITISH HANDMADE    from a  good selection of modern makers in the UK



15 3/8" Viola by Edward Gaut , Bristol, 2010 16 1/2" Viola, Barry Oliver , 1993 Violin by Derek Roberts,   1993

Violin by John Langstaffe, 2009 Cello, by Alan Charles, 1994 3/4 Double Bass, by Ian K Highfiled,1994




Young players have a range of second hand student instrument outfits- full size and part – size ranging from about £100

( second hand)  upwards for violins.


As well as stocking our Stentor I & Stentor II Student violin outfits, we can now offer for the discerning player , the HIDERSINE VIVENTE outfits for 1/8- 4/4.


A range of second-hand

fractional size student cello outfits


(1/4 size) Violin outfit


All instruments we sell have been through our workshop

 to make sure they are fully set up and play to their best.

New Modern CELLOS We now have in stock a good selection of mid range cellos...




Hidersine RESERVE

Cello, China


Jai Haide "RUGGERI" model, China Handmade Cello by Conrad Gotz, 1976 Handmade Cello by REINHOLD  SCHNABLE, 1986
Handmade from Germany Meister Luthier MARKO ACKERT "Rom Antik" model

Handmade Silver Series Cello, by AKOS BALAZS, Budapest, Hungary


HOW TO MEASURE INSTRUMENT SIZES & PROPORTIONS: follow our guides for Instrument Specifications Chart: Violins


Violectra News:


  Francois Bignon, David Bruce Johnson, Mike O'Neill, Amanda Lipman, Kevin Basle


Free parking in Tudor Road, and at the side of premises

Opening Hours: Monday -Saturday  9:30am- 5:30pm



2a Tudor Rd., Moseley Birmingham B13 8HA

Telephone : 0121 693 1214

Email: info@moseleyviolins.co.uk


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