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String Instruments

We have a premium collection of Banjos, Bouzoukis, Guitars, Harps, Mandolins & Violins to choose from.

All of our

string instruments

have been carefully chosen & are the highest quality. We have some beautiful mature violins which have been restored and modernised to meet the demands of contemporary players. We pride ourselves on always offering a premium collection of products to our customers and we think our collection of string instruments reflects this.


Want to sell your string instrument? If you would like to sell your string instrument and would like to display it on our website, please feel free to email us at with the details.

Shipping times: IRELAND (Next Day), UK (3-5 days), EUROPE (7 days), USA/CANADA & Rest of the World (7-10 days)


Koda Irish Bouzouki [SOLD OUT]


Koda Irish Bouzouki SOLD OUT The Koda Irish Bouzouki is a beautiful instrument perfect for any level of player. Featuring a spruce top and mahogany back and sides, with rosewood fingerboard and a floating bridge, this flat-backed Irish bouzouki...


[NEW] Koda Mandolin


The Koda Mandolin Sold out The Koda beginner mandolin is perfect for learners and improvers of all ages. It's easy to handle and produces a very pleasing sound. Designed for traditional Irish and folk music, this attractive vintage-style mandolin comes...


McNeela 5-String Banjo


McNeela 5-String Banjo The all new McNeela 5-String Banjo is perfect for Bluegrass and Old-Timey/Country music as the 5th string is essential for the handling and syncopation. It’s also great for accompaniment; Luke Kelly played a 5-string...


[NEW] McNeela F-Style Mandolin [SOLD OUT]


McNeela F-Style Mandolin SOLD OUT This beautiful Florentine or F-style 8-string mandolin has a decorative scroll near the neck, two points on the lower body and is just made for folk, bluegrass and country music! It produces a beautiful sound and...

McNeela The McNeela Electric Violin in White Sold Out


The McNeela Electric Violin in White [SOLD OUT]

€225 €199

 McNeela Electric Violin Too shy to start learning the violin? Want to practise in private? The McNeela Electric Violin is an excellent choice for violin beginners and advancers who need a beginner electric violin at a great price. Simply plug in a...

McNeela The McNeela Electric Violin in Black Sold Out


The McNeela Electric Violin in Black [SOLD OUT]

€225 €199

The McNeela Electric Violin Too shy to start learning the violin? Want to practise in private? The McNeela Electric Violin is an excellent choice for violin beginners and advancers who need a beginner electric violin at a great price. Simply plug in a...


Selection of Framus Banjos

 Selection of Vintage Framus Banjos Includes a superb TGI Extreme Banjo Gig Bag Please contact me at or call me on 0872569672 for more information.    


McNeela Ukulele [SOLD OUT]


The McNeela Beginner Ukulele SOLD OUT The McNeela soprano 15 fret ukulele is the smallest ukulele size and produces a great tone and that perfect Hawaiian ukulele sound. This size is perfect for beginners, younger players and is a handy travel...


The McNeela Mandolin [OUT OF STOCK]


The McNeela Mandolin Sold Out   This is a beautiful Mandolin by McNeela Music at an astounding price. It comes with a free gig bag worth €25 and is a perfect starter instrument for those wishing to learn the mandolin...


Antonio Carvalho Mandolin [OUT OF STOCK]


Antonio Carvalho Mandolin MDL307 Top: Solid Spruce Back and sides: Sapelli Strings: Steel, Tuning - (1st) EE, AA, DD, GG - Scale length 364 mm Finish: High Gloss Back: Flat Back Plays beautifully Elegant Finish This beautiful mandolin also...

Leedy Olympian Tenor Vintage Banjo


Leedy Olympian Tenor Banjo This Leedy Olympian Tenor Banjo was made by Leedy in Chicago, USA in the 1930's. Crafted with beautiful walnut and nickel plated hardware it has a great banjo sound for traditional Irish music. Key Features of the Leedy...

Bacon & Day Silver Bell No. 2 Vintage Banjo


Bacon & Day Silver Bell No. 2 Tenor Banjo Just arrived: Simply beautiful B&D Silver Bell No. 2 in excellent condition. Bacon & Day were highly regarded banjo makers producing some of the most beautiful and sought after tenor banjos in the...

Clareen Oyster Banjo by Tom Cussen [SOLD]


Clareen Oyster Banjo by Tom Cussen SOLD Legendary banjo maker, Tom Cussen builds critically & popularly acclaimed banjos using Irish materials. This Oyster model is in superb condition and ready to play. Key Features  19-Fret Tenor...

Bacon & Day Silver Bell No. 1 Vintage Banjo


Bacon & Day Silver Bell No. 1 Tenor Banjo We have a B&D Silver Bell No. 1 tenor banjo for sale in excellent condition. There are few tenor banjos as well regarded or as beautiful in their simplicity as the Jazz Age Bacon & Day Silver Bell...

Vegavox II Vintage Banjo


Vegavox II Vintage Banjo Beautiful vintage Vegavox II tenor banjo. Hardly played, like new. Dating from 1931-1932 The Vega Company was founded in 1889 and got into banjo making in 1904. Their banjos quickly became one of the most popular models amongst...

Jean Baptiste Collin-Mézin Violin [SOLD]


Violin by Charles Jean Baptiste Collin-Mézin SOLD We have a stunning violin by French master luthier Charles JB Collin-Mézin from 1929. It's in lovely condition with all of its original parts and plays really well and with sublime...

Celeste Farroti Copy


Celeste Farroti Vintage Violin Copy 1924 We have this beautiful copy of a Celeste Farroti full-size violin for sale instore. Made circa 1924 it's in mint condition and nicely set-up. It plays very easily and has a lovely well-balanced sound. Take a...

MDL308 Mandolin


  Top: Spruce wood (Engelmann spruce) Solid Top Back & Sides: African Ovangkol (Guibourtia ehie) Neck: African Mahogany (Khaya Ivorensis) Fingerboard & Bridge: Australian Blackwood (Acacia Melanoxylon) & Plastic ABS ESTIMATED...

CID Vintage Banjo


Key Points: Comes with a free case. 14 day money back guarantee from the day you receive the item. If purchased before 12 noon, it is shipped the same day. 100% refundable (For any reason, just send it back up to 14 days from when you...

Tanglewood 6 String Vintage Banjo [SOLD]


Tanglewood's Guitars are designed by some of Europe's most celebrated Luthiers, each instrument is a manifestation of some of the finest tone woods available, produced with meticulous attention to detail. Each instrument is quality checked and...

The Primavera Violin [SOLD OUT]


This is a beautiful student violin, available in three quarter size only (3/4). It's the perfect beginner violin and is fantastic value. Comfortable to play and lovely to the eye.  Comes with a great quality violin case. SHIPPING: 100%...

19 Fret Recording King Vintage Banjo


SOLD The tenor banjo first came to prominence in the early 1900's, and its C-G-D-A tuning is especially well suited for folk, Celtic and Dixieland music. The Recording King Madison RK-T36 is a unique 19 fret banjo  for players looking to add a...

19th Century French 4/4 Violin [SOLD]


This is a very nice 19th century French 4/4 violin, which boast a beautiful neck-graft, very fine grain and it has a very sweet yet deep sound. As with many violins of this age, it has been repaired and modernised to meet the demands of contemporary...

Full-Size Leandro Bisiach Violin [SOLD]


SOLD: Dec 23rd A full-size Leandro Bisiach, Milan school violin. It has a two-piece back. It has a clear, strong tone and it is very responsive. It is in very good condition and excellent price at €1500. Come and play for yourself, we are located...

A Beautiful Old Full-Size Violin


SOLD: Dec 28th 2017 A beautiful old full-size violin, with a one-piece back and a neck-graft. It has been fully modernised, set up with geared pegs for easier and more reliable tuning, and it has been revarnished. It has a very balanced, strong, deep...


The Bridge 19 Fret Banjo [SOLD OUT]


This is the "Bridge" 19 fret banjo which has a mahogany back. It's in great condition, and is a perfect entry level banjo.   Produces a lovely sweet tone and is a pleasure to play due to its great action.    Key...