Thank you for stopping by and visiting Alex Gartsman's Fine Violins.

We specialize in sales, acquisitions, restorations, and complete service of fine Italian, French, English, and German instruments.

We are also proud to present one of the most complete collections of certified French bows. Alex Gartsman’s Fine Violins is also a great source for the complete line of student instruments.

Every instrument and bow are personally selected by Alex Gartsman, the president of the company and professional violinist, graduate of the Kharkov State Conservatory and Institute of Arts under direction of Adolf Leshinsky, celebrated student of Carl Flesch.  

For the last 35 years, Alex Gartsman has dedicated his life to studying and performing music, also learning and researching the captivating world of violin and bow making. As a result we offer over 50 old Italian and French instruments and more than 100 certified French bows. We will be delighted to help you to find the perfect match.

For any assistance please call (757)435-5555 or email to

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