Christmas Opening Hours 2023

Saturday 23rd December: Normal Opening Hours Sunday 24th December: Closed Monday 25th December: Closed Tuesday 26th December: Closed Wednesday 27th December: Closed Thursday 28th December: By appointment Friday 29th December: 9am – 5pm Saturday 30th December: 9am – 4pm Sunday 31st December: Closed Monday 1st January: Closed Tuesday 2nd January: 9am – 5pm (back to … Read more

Christmas and New Year opening hours

23rd December: Normal Opening hours 24th December: Closed 25th December: Closed 26th December: Closed 27th December: Closed 28th December: Closed 29th December: By Appointment 30th December: 9am – 5pm 31st December: 9-4pm 1st January: Closed 2nd January: Closed 3rd January: 9am-5pm (back to normal opening hours)

Pernambuco: Latest updates from CITES CoP19, 02.12.2022.

There has been considerable concern in the stringed instrument world concerning the trade in, and movement of, pernambuco/Brazilwood bows. This followed a proposal from the Brazilian government to move paubrasilia echinata (pernambuco/Brazilwood) from Appendix II to Appendix I on the CITES list (CoP19 Prop. 49), effectively stopping international trade of the wood in its unfinished … Read more