Adam Whone Ltd is a specialist shop with over 40 years of personal experience dedicated to the care and sale of instruments & bows of the violin family.

Adam Whone’s passion is to provide the best possible service to all string musicians whether soloists, collectors, top professionals, students or enthusiastic amateurs.

He has dedicated the whole of his working life to the restoration, maintenance and care of numerous fine instruments and bows and has   established an enviable reputation both as a leading expert in his field and in his skill as a craftsman. Anyone seeking to purchase a new instrument or bow will be warmly welcomed and a good selection of violins,  violas,  cellos and bows  is always available.

Please use this website to learn more about the Adam Whone business and to discover what you may always have been looking for!


(find many more in our instrument galleries)


Betts Va c.1800 table


Exccellent N.F.Vuillaume violin, 1866 - del Gesu model (35.6cm)

Handsome N.F.Vuillaume violin, 1866 (35.6cm)




Coming soon…  two great violins:

Camillus Camilli, Mantua, 1739          Georges Chanot (I), Paris, circa 1850 – Del Gesu copy

camilli back detail

Chanot G back corner