• Scarampella Violin Front
  • Scarampella Violin Back
  • Zanotti Violin Front
  • Zanotti Violin Back

Restorations / Repairs

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Restoration and repair of violins, violas, cellos and bows have long been a staple of our studio.

Existing in the very center of the West Coast music scene has brought many of the world’s finest musicians through our doors. Hans Benning was Jascha Heifetz's luthier for the last 10 years of his life. Precision repairs were done on both his Guarneri and his Tononi violins as well as his bows.

Instrument Repairs

Benning Violins offers regular maintenance service on instruments as well as full service repairs of violins, violas, cellos and bows.

Patient adjustment and repair of your instrument is always of paramount importance, allowing the collaboration of both the musicians' needs and the instruments' well being to work in tandem.


Fine restoration of instruments and bows as well as expert set up and adjustment have satisfied many professional musicians worldwide.

The restoration of a master-crafted instrument requires the restoration to be performed with respect to the original maker without  leaving signs of the restoring luthier’s hand.

Countless numbers of notable and historic instruments and bows have been expertly repaired and restored in our shop.

If you have an instrument in need or restoration or repair and wish to inquire further, please visit our studio or contact us in order to schedule an appointment.