Derek Roberts Violins

Our main workshop is at 1 Freeman's Close, Leamington Spa. We look forward to welcoming you there for our quality services to orchestral string players. Sales of violins, violas, cellos, double basses, bows, cases, strings and accessories. Restoration and repair work. Violin making courses for beginners and experienced amateur makers.

Jay Haide baroque violin
Jay Haide baroque violin


Instruments
Antique violins of the French and German schools
Jay Haide violins new handmade antiqued violins
Baroque violins new handmade baroque violins
Student violins Stentor and handmade violins
Buyer's Guide to Student Violins
Cellos •  Violas • Double basses

Bows
Silver mounted, nickel mounted and unstamped pernambuco bows for violin, viola and cello. Mail order service.

carving a violin front

Cases
Hiscox cases for violin, viola and cello

Services
Instrument restoration and insurance repairs

Violin Making Courses
Getting started in violin making • Develop your skills • Violin repair and set up

Feature series
Derek Roberts makes a violin, from choosing the wood to the finished instrument.

Derek Roberts is a professional violin maker and graduate of the Welsh School of Musical Instrument Making and Repair. His business was established in the UK in 1987. He has workshops in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire and in Pembrokeshire, Wales.