Instruments for sale

As well as our usual stock of new and used violin, viola, ‘cello and bass outfits in all sizes for SALE from under £100 or RENTAL from £45, we also have an ever-changing selection of older instruments.

The following list is a selection taken from our current stock of both new and old.

Please note that descriptions and prices are correct to the best of our knowledge but are subject to change without notice.

Before coming to try or buy a specific item, do please contact us to check that it is available!

We offer a home-approval service and if you don't see here exactly what you're looking for do get in touch.







NEW INSTRUMENTS BY PETER DODGE, ELY

We are proud to be able to offer Peter's fine instruments.
In particular, his 'Peter Harrold' instruments are of truly remarkable quality at their price.

VIOLINS

'Peter Harrold XLQR' Three-quarter size £1000

'Peter Harrold XKLM' £1000 SOLD
'Peter Harrold XKNR' £1000
'Peter Harrold XKPL'  £1000 RESERVED
'Peter Harrold XKQO' £1000


'Peter Harrold VLOS' £1500

'Peter Dodge 132' £2500
'Peter Dodge 208' £2500

'Peter Dodge 221' £5000
'Peter Dodge 255' £5000
'Peter Dodge 266' £5000



VIOLAS
'Peter Harrold' 15" £1200 SOLD
'Peter Harrold' 15" (14-7/8") £1500
'Peter Harrold' 15.5" £1500 (TWO IN STOCK!)
'Peter Harrold' 16" £1500 SOLD
'Peter Dodge' 16" £3500

FINE NEW INSTRUMENTS BY ROBERT THORNHILL, NEWMARKET

Violin no.26 - 2010 - £3000

Viola no.10 15 5/8" 2002 £3000
Viola no.18 16" 2006 £3000




VIOLINS

OUR STOCKS CHANGE CONSTANTLY SO PLEASE CONTACT US TO CHECK AVAILABILITY
RENTAL/PURCHASE FROM £15.00 PER MONTH PLUS PART-EXCHANGE AND BUY-BACK.

All our student violins are 'set up' to the very highest standards to ensure the greatest ease of playing and tuning.


1/4 size

  • Secondhand Stentor I with new bow - £95
  • Secondhand as-new Prima 100 - £110
  • Ex-rental Primavera with carbon bow - £160
  • New Stentor I - £165

1/2 size

  • Secondhand Stentor I with new bow and upgraded strings - £105
  • Secondhand Primavera 200 with new bow - £145
  • Secondhand Stentor II with new Prima 200 bow - £145
  • Primavera 90 with upgraded strings and better bow - £175

3/4 size

  • Secondhand Unlabelled outfit with new strings and bow - £95
  • New Sandner outfits - £195
  • Ex-rental Blue Stentor Harlequin with Dominant strings - £199
  • Czech c1900 with Dominant strings - £350
  • BM 'Compagnon' - Mirecourt c1900 with case - £595
  • German c1890 with case - £895
  • New Peter Harrold - £1000

 

7/8 size

  • German – c. 1930 – £550
  • French - c 1890 - £650

Full size


  • Secondhand Stentor I with new Wittner tailpiece and upgraded strings - £195
  • Secondhand Sielam Espressivo outfit with new Pro-Arte strings, new bow - £225
  • German - labelled 'Schweitzer' c1890 - £495
  • Labelled ‘Richard Duke’ – probably German 19th century – £780
  • Unlabelled 'Scottish Thistle' - German c1890 with carbon bow and high quality oblong case - £795
  • French (Mirecourt) – c. 1900 - £880
  • Ladislav F. Prokop 1926 - with Eudoxa strings - £950
  • German Strad pattern c.1890 - £950
  • De Lille with case + Steiner bow - £1200
  • Philip Taylor - 2006 - £1495
  • Philip Taylor – 2010 – £1650
  • French – labelled Peccatte – c. 1870 – £2000
  • IJmke van der Werf - 2008 - £2500
  • Robert Thornhill No 25 – 2009 – £3000
  • Probably French c1860 labelled 'copie de Gasparo da Salo' - £5000

VIOLAS


  • Robert Thornhill 14 7/8” – No 25 – 2007 – £3000
  • German 1950s 15 1/2" - £685
  • German c1900 15 5/8" - £685
  • Probably German C20 15 3/4" - £850
  • Robert Thornhill 15 5/8” – 2006 – £3000
  • Viola 15 5/8" 18th century £1500
  • Used unlabelled 15" viola with bow and oblong case. All in superb mint condition - £600
  • European 'Pailliot' 14.25" viola c 1870 - £2000

CELLOS

****SPRING OFFER***EXTENDED UNTIL THE END OF MAY.
We are offering a massive 20% DISCOUNT off the retail price of selected CELLOS and CELLO outfits from 1/4 size to 3/4 size inclusive!! Don't miss this great opportunity to buy a lovely cello at a great price !! Contact the shop or pop in to look at our great stock of smaller cello outfits. Below is a selection of what we have available:


1/4 size

  • Used Hofner Stingl outfit - £295 ON OFFER AT £235
  • New Stentor 'One' outfit - £535 ON OFFER AT £425
  • Used Cremona outfit - £395 ON OFFER AT £315
  • Used Stentor 'Two' outfit with new bow - £395 ON OFFER AT £350

1/2 size
                 
           
Used Stentor 'Two' outfit – £475  ON OFFER AT £380
              Used Stentor 'Two' outfit - £525 ON OFFER AT £420
              New Stentor 'One' outfit - £550 ON OFFER AT £440
             
Used unlabelled outfit – £495  ON OFFER AT £395
         UsedSandner outfit with Larsen strings - £695 RESERVED
            
German c1890 - 'cello only - £895

3/4 size

  • Used Stentor 'Arcadia' with padded bag + Dominant strings  - £1495
  • Used Czech outfit with Tom & Will bag - £495 ON OFFER AT £395
  • Used Czech with bow and 'Pod' case - £595 ON OFFER AT £475
  • Used Zeller with Jargar strings, excellent Paesold bow and new padded bag - £795
  • Used Suzuki outfit with Tom + Will bag - £895 ON OFFER AT £715
  • Used Czech outfit - £595 ON OFFER AT £475

Full size

OUR STOCKS CHANGE CONSTANTLY. PLEASE CONTACT US TO CHECK AVAILABILITY.

BASSES

  • Used Stentor 'Conservatoire' 1/2 size outfit £850
  • Used unlabelled 3/4 with bag and Innovation 'Honey' strings  - £895 ON OFFER AT £795
  • Used Romanian bass 2005 - £3995. Private sale. Please contact us for details.
     
     






Mail order service

We provide a fast, efficient mail order service, aiming to dispatch your goods the same day we receive your order.mail order

Please call us on:
+44 (0)1223 323388

or-mail us on:
sales@cambridgestrings.co.uk

if you have any queries or wish to place an order.


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