Welcome to Michael Altshuler’s Violin Shop, Vancouver’s most reputable violin maker – “the one place for all your string instrument needs”
Michael Altshuler has over 25 years of experience servicing clientele from Canada, the US and Europe. Professionals, collectors and beginners alike come to Michael for his expert craftsmanship and unparalleled service.
We offer a variety of services including sales, repair and restoration of all of the following:
We also offer private lessons in violin making, repairs and restorations of stringed instruments.
A variety of instruments are available for sale both old and new including some hand made by Michael himself.
Michael is the only maker in the Vancouver area who has professional training as both a violinist and a violin maker. This combination allows him to understand the needs and wishes of his clients in a unique way. His ability to play the instrument and evaluate sound adjustments as a professional violinist, offers a service that no other maker in Vancouver can.