UNH Violin Craftsmanship Institute 2020

Enrollment for our Summer 2020 workshops is now open!


Check out our new workshops: Electric Guitar Construction, ComprehensiveGuitar Repair, and Basic Maintenance for Orchestral Instruments!



The University of New Hampshire is proud to host the 47th year of the Violin Craftsmanship Institute. Workshops are designed for bow makers, professional stringed instrument musicians, music educators, violin makers and instrument repair persons at all levels of experience.

We are pleased to welcome back many of our long-esteemed instructors, as well as some new faces. New workshops for Summer 2020 include "Basic Maintenance for Orchestral Instruments: Keeping your Orchestral Instruments Healthy," a 1-day workshop for music educators and orchestra directors, and "Electric Guitar Construction".


You can add a Violin Craftsmanship Insititue apron to your cart at checkout for an additional $20. Simply select "Violin Institute Apron" under Other Fees.

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