• Repair of violins, violas, cellos, and double basses

Restoration

  • Neckgrafting,
  • Bushing pegholes,
  • Opening instruments,
  • Fitting a new bassbar (with a patch or cleats),
  • Repairing cracks,
  • Replacing worn corners and edges,
  • Fitting a soundpost patch,
  • Correction of the neck angle or resetting the neck.

 

 

 

Gasparo da Salò (May 20, 1542, Salò - April 14, 1609) is the name given to Gasparo di Bertolotti, one of the earliest violin makers and an expert double bass player. Around 80 of his instruments are still in existence: violins (small and large), alto and tenor violas, viols, violones and double basses, violas with only a pair of corners, ceteras.

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