ayres violins

Welcome to Ayres Violins

Makers, Restorers, Dealers, Repairers and Retailers of fine violins, violas, cellos and bows

Established in the South of Manchester in 1984, Ayres Violins has developed into one of the leading specialist violin shops in the North of England - well known amongst players from beginner to professional for our high quality of service and craftsmanship.

Conveniently located in Didsbury, our premises include the shop area and office, a music room and a large purpose built workshop to the rear. All work from minor repairs and adjustments, to complete restorations and the making of new instruments is carried out on site by our skilled and experienced craftsmen – Paul Ayres, Dave Slight and Michael Watson.



The dedicated music room houses a wide range of violins, violas, cellos and bows, catering from the beginner to the professional player. All have been set up to the highest possible standard in our workshop, before being put out for sale. In the shop area we hold a comprehensive stock of strings, accessories and cases to suit most budgets. Expert advice is always on hand from our friendly knowledgeable staff, who are happy to help with any queries.

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Registered Office & Shop 69-71 SCHOOL LANE, DIDSBURY, MANCHESTER, M20 6WN
Company Number 8282730 - Registered in England and Wales
TEL/FAX: 0161 448 1860
OPENING HOURS: MON TO FRI: 9 - 5.30 SAT: 9 - 4

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