If you possess a violin, viola or cello that you believe has value and need confirmation, or you’re a musician that requires insurance for your valuable and fine instrument, Benning Violins offers quality appraisal service that has been recognized Internationally.
Commissions of fine Violins, Violas, Cellos and Bows
Renowned for his bench replicas of violins based on makers such as Stradivari, Guarneri, Pressenda, Bergonzi and Balestrieri, Eric will work with musicians to create a bespoke instrument to meet specific, personalized requirements.
Consignment Sales of fine Violins, Violas, Cellos and Bows
In order to meet the needs of music students and teachers who require exceptional quality entry-level violins, violas and cellos, we operate one of the largest string instrument rental programs in Southern California.
Restoration and Repair of fine Violins, Violas, Cellos and Bows
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.