Giffnock Violins

Welcome to Giffnock Violins


Small Viola by Matthew Hardie 1824 – Chanot design


Giffnock Violins specialises in the sale and repair of stringed instruments and bows.

We are based in the suburb of Giffnock on the south side of Glasgow, Scotland.

Giffnock Violins is an established and growing business dealing in antique and modern violins, violas, cellos and bows, stocking a wide variety of instruments and bows suitable for beginners through to professional players.

We offer a specialist bow rehair and repair service, instrument repairs and set ups.

Instruments can be tried out on our premises where you can receive specialist advice on instrument purchase.

We offer an instrument assessment service free of charge and provide valuations for insurance purposes.

Matthew Hardie small Viola – 1824 – Chanot Design