The Violineri | Melbourne

a passion for fine instruments,  craftsmanship,  beautiful sound,  great personal service & advice

we sell, repair & buy violins, violas, cellos & bows

Introducing Remote Repairs!

Our new customised service is Covid-safe and convenient.

Remote Repairs are fully insured: your instrument is covered by our insurance from the moment it leaves your home until it is returned safely to you.

We provide a custom shipping box to protect your instrument and its case while in transit.

Click here to find out more


Dear friends,

We are now open for in-store visits so you can try instruments for sale and have your instrument assessed for repair or servicing. We are open by Appointments Wednesday to Friday 10am-6pm and Saturday 9am-4pm.

Please contact us by email ( or phone 0481 463 373, 9899 6552 to arrange an appointment.

For our regional Victorian and interstate clients we are still offering our Remote Repair service here.

Christmas Hours

We will close the workshop on 24th December at 6pm and re-open in the new year on Saturday January 16th.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Martin, Brenton, Paul and Chris – The Violineri

Fine Restorations
J.E.Betts cello retouch

We offer fine instrument restoration here in Melbourne, Australia. Martin can perform all manner of instrument restorations, including such repairs as neck grafts, crack repair, soundpost patches & advanced varnish retouch. Please click the image above to see some examples of his work.