Here are a few suppliers of instrument-making materials, tools, wood, varnish, bow parts, bow hair or books.  A more complete list can be found in each of our books.  You can order on-line, or perhaps find one close enough to you for a personal visit!

International Violin Company:  1421 Clarkview Road, Suite 118, Baltimore,Maryland 21209. Suppliers of violin, viola, 'cello, bass and guitar materials, wood, books, etc.
E-mail:  Web: 

Ph: Toll Free 1-800-542-3538 (U.S.A/Canada only); Outside USA (410) 832-2525

Stewart-Macdonald's Guitar Shop Supply:  P.O. Box 900, Athens, Ohio, 45701. Music instrument supplies, books, tools, parts. Web:  Ph: 800-848-2273 (Toll Free), 740-592-3021.

Metropolitan Music Co.:  P.O. Box 1415, Stowe, Vermont, 05672.  Specializes in the violin family, violin accessories, tonewood and luthier supplies.
E-mail:, Web:  Ph: 866-846-5461 (Toll Free). Ph: 802-253-4814

Atlantic Violin Supplies:  520 FrontMountain Rd., Moncton, NB,Canada, E1G 3H4. Carries a wide selection of violins, bows, rare woods, finishes, accessories, supplies, and books, etc..
E-mail:, Web:,   Ph: (866) 575-8130 (Toll Free).

Lemur Music:  32238 Paseo Adelanto, Suite B, San Juan Capistrano, California,92675. Instruments, supplies materials, books, etc.

Bosco Violin Supply:  Web:

Howard Core & Co.:  99 Symphony Way, Anniston,Alabama 36205. Supplies and books. E-mail:, Web:

Elderly Instruments:  1100 N. Washington, Lansing, Michigan 48901. Music merchandise and books. E-mail:, Web:

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