About Us

Welcome to Antonio Strings. We are one of Australasia's leading specialists in the sale, appraisal, repair & restoration of violins, violas, cellos and bows. Our products and services cater from beginners & students through to professional musicians.

We sell a quality range of violins, violas and cellos both new and old. We also stock an excellent range of bows to accompany these instruments. 
We stock cases, strings, rosins, accessories, CDs and double bass strings & rosin


Opening Hours: Weekdays 10am to 4pm


Update 24 June 2020: Under level 1 our christchurch shop is open to walk-in customers. we will be operating on slightly reduced hours - Monday to friday from 10am until 4pm -until 6 july 2020. Our workshop will only be available on mondays, wednesdays and Fridays between 1-4pm. We continue to encourage customers to contact us in advance of their visit, so that we can make your visit to us as smooth as possible.


For our Australian customers: Our Melbourne storage facility is still open until further notice. Please contact us via email if you would like to collect or drop off instruments from our storage facility.



Our Products


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AS10 Violins - 1/16, 1/10, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4 size

AS10 violins offer a pleasing tone and a quick...

Gill W1 Cello 1/2, 3/4 size

Gill W1 small size cellos are excellent option for...

Roth #54 Violin

In 2009, Ernst Heinrich Roth was awarded the...

Old European Violins

Old European Violins: Old European Violins

Our Services

Instrument Setup

Bow Rehairing

Trade In & Buy Back

Appraisal Service

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