• ”One of Asia’s leading stringed
    instrument dealers.” -The Strad-


  • "NIPPON VIOLIN needs to assure
    that the violins are
    in good hands
    and that they get played, most of all." SOLE 24 ORE


  • Bartolomeo Giuseppe Guarneri
    “DEL GESU” 1732 “Kaston”
    (Sold by Nippon Violin private sale)


  • Last year, we provided
    a domestic foundation
    with a precious Stradivarius:
    Antonio Stradivari 1718
    “SAN LORENZO ex Viotti”


  • Nippon Violin supplied
    instruments to
    Stradivari Summit Concert 2015.

  • A Guarneri del Gesu owned
    by Nippon Violin is
    deposited in the violin museum
    in Italy for a limited period.

  • Nippon Violin cooperated
    with Maserati in
    verification on Stradivari.




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Notice on Postponement of the TRUNK SHOW – in Seoul and in London
Supported English and Korean in all pages.
As a measure to prevent the spread of the new corona virus infection, we will shorten our office hours at Tokyo Head Shop to 11:00 – 19:00 for the time being.
We are deeply sorry for the inconvenience that we may bring about, but hope that we will have your understanding and cooperation.
Nippon Violin held the 1st NIPPON VIOLIN TRUNK SHOW 2020 in New York
Notice on postponement of the fair and the trunk show due to the new corona virus infection.

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Nippon Violin is a leading company as a string instrument dealer with reliability that has been built up with experience that we have provided many celebrated musicians, music foundations and museums with the first-class old string instruments including Stradivariuses since its foundation in 1980.

We are confidently dealing in string instruments in London, Cremona, New York and some other cities in the world as one of a few international string instrument dealers in Japan.

We appraise instruments with information of more than 30,000 instruments part of which comes from William Moennig & Son’s data archive. Our technicians, who have dealt with various prestigious instruments over 30 years, provide reliable adjustment and repair, with their deep-rooted knowledge and skills.


Maintenance by experienced craftsmen have helped many musicians reach their potentials

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Rare Violin Rentals

For the young talents that will make next generation

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Violin Academy

To present everyone happiness from playing music Lessons by first-class instructors

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Nippon Violin Tokyo Head Shop

+81 (0)3 3352 7021

Please make an appointment by phone before visiting us.

  • Opening times:
    10:00 - 19:00 (Sun: 10:00 - 18:00)
    Closed on:
    Tuesday, national holidays, Golden Week (29 April - 5 May), summer holidays,
    Year-end & New Year’s holidays
  • 4F& 5F (Reception), Dorumi-gyoen Bldg, 5-29-7 Sendagaya, Shibuya, Tokyo,
    zip 151-0051, Japan

Nippon Violin Matsumoto Shop

+81 (0)263 87 5931

Please make an appointment by phone before visiting us.

  • Opening times:
    Closed on:
    Sunday, national holidays, summer holidays, Year-end & New Year’s holiday
  • 2F, Fuki Bldg, 1-9-14 Ote, Matsumoto, Nagano, zip 390-0874 Japan

Nippon Violin Ueda Shop

+81 (0)268 24 8174

Please make an appointment by phone before visiting us.

  • Opening times:
    9:00 - 18:00
    Closed on:
    Sunday, national holidays, Golden Week, summer holidays,
    Year-end & New Year’s holidays
  • c/o Nakazawa Hall, 6-3-26 Chuo, Ueda, Nagano, zip 386-0012, Japan

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