Welcome to David Bonsey Fine Violins

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David Bonsey showcasing a recently made fine violin in New York

We appreciate your time and your interest in David Bonsey Fine Violins. If you’re looking for a conveniently located violin shop in New York City, with friendly, knowledgeable staff that has decades of restoration and repair experience, then you’re looking for David Bonsey Fine Violins. David Bonsey, as seen on PBS’s Antique Roadshow, is an award-winning, master violin maker and musician who’s craft is fueled by a love and passion for fine string instruments. In additional to building the highest quality violins from scratch, David Bonsey Fine Violins also offers unparalleled string instrument repair and restoration in New York City. From guitars and mandolins to fine orchestral instruments to unique and rare antiques – David Bonsey Fine Violins can assist you with all your repair and restoration needs. There truly is no job too large or small for us.

Other service offerings include string instrument setup & sound adjustment, and instrument appraisal services. We work with all orchestral string instruments including violas, cellos, and double basses. At David Bonsey Fine Violins, we strive to be your one-stop violin shop – from sales of new or rare instruments, bows and strings to repairs and adjustments. We guarantee our work and we have a 5-star rating on Yelp! If you have a question about our services or need an appraisal, please contact us today!

Give Us A Call Today: (646) 463-1792

David Bonsey working hard on a violin repair project in his violin repair and restoration shop in New York NY
Our Services

David Bonsey Fine Violins offers unparalleled repair and restoration, setup, sound adjustment, appraisals and sales of string instruments in New York.

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Meet David

Learn about award-winning, master violin maker David Bonsey. Find out who he is and read about his experience, background, and qualifications.

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Our Workshop

We’re conveniently located at 119 West 57th St,. Suite 1405, New York, NY 10019. We do all of our work in-house. Please take a quick look at our workshop!