New Brochure 2016/17 now available to download

New Brochure 2016/17 now available to download

2 Viola bows by Eugene Sartory!

Sartory (1871-1946) is today regarded as the finest bow maker of the 20th Century. His vast output shows an extremely high standard of workmanship that rarely wavered. His bows just work. Every orchestra or ensemble throughout the world will have som...

2nd International Masterclass held at Bishop Strings

On Sunday the 5th October saw the second International Masterclass to be held at Bishop instruments & bows. After fun times with the previous masterclass hosted by Maxim Rysanov ,this time it was the talented British violinist Daniel Hope. 3 j...

The Marylebone Journal, October 2013

Stringed instrument dealer Sean Bishop talks to Viel Richardson about craftsmanship, history and why bow making is experiencing a golden age

Cremona in London – 2013

We are happy to announce "Cremona in London" is happening again!! The best place to buy a new instrument...and an Italian one at that! From 7th November to 7th December 2013, the 'Antonio Stradivari' Consortium of Violin makers Cremona, visits the...

New Brochure for 2013/14

Well it's finally done! Bishop Instruments & Bows brochure 2013/14.  Lots of pictures of instruments, bows, the shop and, um, Me!! 24 pages!  If you would like a copy please sign up to our mailing list and we will send one.  Alternatively it i...
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