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Instruments For Sale

Our instruments are available to audition in our store at 970 5th Ave, Issaquah WA 98027 Tuesday - Friday 10am to 6pm, or Saturday from 10am to 4pm. A violin may then be taken for trial for one week from our shop with receipt of valid credit card number and State issued ID. We do not ship instruments for trial from our location "sight unseen".

Andre Tellis brand instruments are selected exclusively by Hammond Ashley Violins as the best handmade Asian instruments currently available, and then professionally set up in our workshop in Issaquah Washington to meet strict standards of playability. This includes fitting a new bridge, planing the fingerboard, fitting the tuning pegs correctly, adjusting the soundpost, installing quality D'Addario or Thomastik brand strings, and a high quality fine tuning tailpiece.

  • Model 100 are hand carved, ebony fittings, durable nitro-cellulose or Lacquer finish - best for school programs and playable entry level rentals/for sale violins
  • Model 200 are select tone wood, ebony fittings, hand varnished - for more advanced players needing better tone and response
  • Model 300 are finest available handmade instruments from Asia

Violins

$790 - $990

  • Arnoni Model AV200 Year 2015
  • Andre Tellis Model 200 Year 2018

$1,000 - $1,490

  • Roderich Paesold Model No.PA400E Germany
  • Early 20th Century German Violin labeled "Francesco Ruggieri"
  • Revelle Model 600 Year 2014
  • Bill Lucchini violin from Los Angeles String Instruments
  • Lorenzo De Luca from Amber Strings Inc. 2014"
  • Andre Tellis Model 300 Year 2013
  • Kremona Studio, Hristo Nikolov & Luthiers, Bulgaria 2006
  • Sheng Liu Violin Model #7
  • Cedar Music, Beijing 2018

$1,500 - $1,990

  • Andre Tellis Model 400 Year 2014
  • Early 20th Century Violin labeled "Hermann Dölling Jr"
  • Andre Tellis Model Azshara Year 2013
  • Francesco Viotoni Filius Czech Republic 1950's
  • Andre Telllis Model Lord Wilton Year 2011
  • Giozanni Rosso from Amber Strings Inc. 2017
  • Gottfried Raabs, Bubenreuth West Germany, 1991
  • Early 20th Century Saxon Violin labeled "Antonius Stradiuarius"
  • 1930's Czechoslovakian Violin labeled "Antonius Stradiuarius"

$2,000 - $2,490

  • Jay Haide, "Modele artistique a l'ancienne" 2016
  • Klaus Heffler Model 500, Germany 2012
  • Early 20th Century Saxon Violin labeled, "Josef Guarnerius"
  • David Saunders Renton, Washington 1955
  • Roderich Paesold Model No.PAE803A Germany 2011
  • Early 20th Century Saxon Violin labeled "Antonius Stradiuarius"
  • Mathias Heinicke, Bohemia 1926
  • Old German Violin, 1930's
  • Old German Violin labeled "Adolph Pfretschzner Stettin 1912"
  • Early 20th Century Violin labeled "Arnold Voigt, Markneukirchen"
  • Lee Hyun Woo, Early 21st Century
  • 1930's Saxon Violin labeled "Antonius Stradiuarius"

$2,500 - $2,990

  • Vitto Rossi from West Coast String Instruments, 2017
  • Early 20th Century Violin labeled "Antonius Stradivarius"
  • Wilhelm Kruse, Markneukirchen labeled "Antonius Stradiuarius"
  • Heinrich Gill, Bubenreuth Germany 2007
  • 1930's Marknuekirchen violin with Leo A. Yeary Sacramento, CA 1944 shop label
  • Early 19th Century, probably French violin labeled "Pietro Tononi"

$3,000 - $3,990

  • Dresden, Lowendall school, Early 20th Century violin labeled "Antonius Stradiuarius"
  • W.K. Fuchs Eltersdorf, Germany
  • Klaus Heffler Model 702 Germany 2013
  • Old French Mirecourt Violin with Hawkes & Son, London 1906 shop label
  • Heinrich Gill, Bubenreuth Germany 2004
  • Old German Violin labeled "Giovan paolo Maggini"
  • Roderich Paesold Baiersdorf, Germany 2006
  • Edgar E. Russ Bubenreuth 2007
  • Heinrich Tb. Heberlein Jr, Markneukirchen 1926
  • German Violin labeled "Julius Herblein's, Straduarius Manufactured for Oliver Ditson Company" amati style slab back

$4,000 - $7,500

  • Old Czechoslovakia Violin labeled "Antonius Stradiuarius"
  • Neuner & Hornsteiner Mittenwald Violin with Amati label
  • John Juzek Violin No. 67 Prague, Czechoslovakia 1927
  • Early 20th Century Czech Violin labeled "Antonius Stradiuarius" Juzek master art style
  • Carlo Micelli Master Art Markneukirchen Violin 1920
  • Rudolf Buchner Erlangen, Germany 1960
  • Neuner & Hornsteiner Violin from the 1890's
  • Janos Bodor Jr. Violin with "Stefano Scarampella" label, Philadelphia 1975
  • Allan M. Droyan 2007
  • Kurt Gütter Markneukirchen 1929
  • Robert Glier Sr., Markneukirchen/Cincinnati-Wurlitzer 1903

$7,500 - $10,000

  • 1920's Carl Hermann Markneukirchen branded "Andreas Morelli"
  • French Mirecourt Violin Circa 1900 with "Vuillaume" label
  • Salvadorde Durro "Antonius Stradivarius" Label Germany, B&J New York Sole Importer
  • John Juzek Violin Master Copy, Prague, Warren & Son Bridge
  • Jean-Baptiste Chipot-Vuillaume Mirecourt Late 1800's
  • Karl Müller Markneukirchen, 1945
  • Albert Knorr Markneukirchen 1920's

$10,000 +

  • French Violin, 1930's Paris Guarneri Model, attributed to Jerome Thibouville-Lamy
  • Ernst Heinrich Roth Markneukirchen 1920's
  • Copy of Hannibal Fagnola by Alfredo Premavera, Italy
  • "Emil Hjorth & Sonner, Kobenhavn 1955" (Copenhagen, Denmark)

Cellos

$2,500 - $3,500

  • Andre Tellis 100, hand carved, set up by Hammond Ashley
  • Andre Tellis 200, Select tonewood, hand made
  • Eastman VC305 2007
  • Thankful Strings A150

$3,500 - $5,000

  • Paolo Lorenzo
  • Frank Denti
  • Heinrich Gill No 304, Bubenreuth Germany
  • Rudolf Doetsch Germany
  • Saxon, Pre WWII

$5,000 - $10,000

  • Kreutzinger J
  • Out of Sound - Seattle
  • Jay Haide L'Ancienne
  • Jay Haide Montagnana model
  • Heinrich Gill No 384 Germany
  • Heinrich Gill Model X5
  • Ming-Jiang Zhu Montagnana Handmade, Master cello
  • Carlo de March 1943
  • Bernd Dimbath Guarneri model Bubenreuth Germany
  • Klaus Heffler Model 41, Florscheim Germany

$10,000 +

  • Jan Szlachtowski Nowy Targ, Poland Montagnana model
  • Andrew Pitts, Prague
  • Scholla de Raffaele Fiorini Bologna 1868

Bass

All of our Double Basses are professionally set up in our workshop, including planing Fingerboard, new nut, Bosnian Maple adjustable bridge-hand fit, new soundpost, new end pin, High Quality strings by D'Addario, Thomastik, or Pirastro. Rentals available upon inquiry.

$2,500 - $3,500

  • Andre Tellis 100, Maple Laminate, Ebony Fingerboard, set up by Hammond Ashley
  • Andre Tellis 200, Spruce Laminate top
  • A. Arnoni 3000, Spruce Laminate top, Ebony Fingerboard
  • Engelhardt M1, Rosewood Fingerboard
  • Engelhardt C1, Maple Fingerboard
  • Christopher DB203T, Spruce Lamiate top
  • Christopher DB082T, Maple Laminate top
  • Engelhardt ES9 Swingmaster, blonde Finish, Ebony Fingerboard

$3,500 - $5,000

  • Christopher DB303T Hybrid, Carved Top
  • A. Arnoni 4000, Hybrid, Carved Spruce top
  • Christopher Hybrid, Removable Neck travel bass
  • Shen 180 Better Quality Hybrid

$5000 +

  • Shen Ruggeri 300 model, Carved Maple back
  • Andre Tellis 400, hand carved, maple round back
  • Vitali, Gamba Fully Carved, Bubenreuth Germany 1960s
  • Emanuel Wilfer, Mohrendorf Germany, Carved round back
  • Kolstein and Sons Baldwin NY, Fendt model, Poplar flat back, 2005
  • Old Saxon Carved Gamba, Round Back, 1890s
  • Upton Concert Special Deluxe, USA 2012
  • Calin Wultur Corsini #5, Flat back, fully carved
  • Luciano Golia, Italy
  • John Koehler, "Polonia" model, Snoqualmie WA

Violas

15"

  • Andre Tellis; Model 100, 2018
  • Andre Tellis; Model 200, 2018
  • …labeled "Antonius Stradiuarius"
  • "Stefano Scarampella fecit in Mantua 1875"

15.5"

  • Boiko Stoyanov; Indianapolis 2005
  • "Thomas Krafft; Los Angeles String Instruments"
  • "Exact Copy of Joseph Guarnerius… Imported by J.W. Pepper and Son, Philadelphia, PA"
  • Wilhelm Klier; Erlangen, Germany 2003
  • Jay Haide; l'ancienne model, 2017
  • Ming-Jiang Zhu; European Tonewood, 2014

16"

  • Andre Tellis; Model Tiziano, 2012
  • Jay Haide; l'ancienne model, 2012
  • Hans Schuster; Mittenwald, Germany 1962
  • Simon Joseph; Transilvanya, 2016
  • Heinrich Gill; Bubenreuth, Germany 2011
  • Alfred Lanini; San Jose, California 1946
  • Paolo Lorenzo; West Coast Strings, 2016

16.5"

  • Andre Tellis; Model 300, 2019
  • Jay Haide; l'ancienne model, 2015
  • David Saunders; Seattle 1972

17"

  • "Ernst Heinrich Roth; Bubenreuth-Erlangen, Germany 1965"

Contact

Hammond Ashley Violins
970 5th Ave NW, Suite 100
Issaquah, WA 98027

Hours:
Tuesday - Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday: 10am - 4pm


Phone: 425-392-3963

sales@hammondashley.com

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