Monthly Archives: May 2011

Brown Jazzer

The Brown Jazzer Double Bass is now available. With a solid spruce top, a beautiful chestnut brown varnish, the famous “Ilja Grawert Deluxe setup” and Thomastik Spirocore light strings it is one of the best sounding and easiest playing basses … Continue reading

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Quote of the week

“It is at the workbench where all the beautiful violins are made”

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Restoration: Before & After

This is another successful restoration                          by Ilja Grawert Master Violin Maker I hope that  the beautiful leather case will be restored in the future. The bow was not worth restoring.

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Bow Collection

Over the last 28 years I have been collecting a number of very nice French, English and German bows. They are valued between AU$2000 – 8000. If you are looking for a high quality bow please contact me on 1800 … Continue reading

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Shop will be open again on Tuesday the 17th of May 2011

I will be back from my trip north on Tuesday the 17th of May and my shop will be back to normal operation. See you soon Ilja

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At Work

  Adjusting the final thickness of a top plate requires  finest skills with very sharp tools and deepest knowledge of the materials you are working with.

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