We specialize in providing accurate and reliable violin appraisal services, bow family instrument appraisals and appraisals on other string instruments. If you’re wondering what your instrument is worth, you’ve come to the right place. We do both in-office appraisals in New York City as well as web-based appraisals based on your photos or Skype consultation. Learn more now or contact us to ask a question

We offer unparalleled violin repairs, violin restorations, and brand new custom violin making services. We provide services for all string players for fine repair, restoration, adjustment, and maintenance of violin family instruments. We specialize in tone and balance adjustments for maximum power and sound quality.Read more here or contact us today.

Owner & operator David Bonsey is featured regularly on PBS’s Antiques Roadshow as an expert appraiser for fine instruments. Bonsey has over 33 years of experience within the violin market, covering the gamut of specialities and services including repair, restoration, identification, and sales and appraisals of violins and other string instruments. Read more about what separates Bonsey from the rest.


New York’s Best Violin Appraisal & String Instrument Appraisal and Repair Service

When you work with New York Violin Consulting, Inc., you’re working with one of the industry’s most accurate and accomplished appraisers. Why does PBS’s Antiques Roadshow use David Bonsey as their string instrument evaluator? Because he’s simply the best. David Bonsey has over 33 years of experience in both violin making and repairs as well as appraisal services. When it comes to your instrument, trust no one but the very best. Contact us to ask us a question today.

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