violin maker, dealer, repairs and adjustments .
WETHER YOU'RE LOOKING FOR A NEW HAND-CRAFTED AMERICAN VIOLIN, AN OLD ITALIAN OR ROMANIAN VIOLIN, YOU SHOULD COME SEE ME. i HAVE CURRENTLY ON HAND 4 OR 5 NEW HAND MADE VIOLINS AND 4 OR 5 OLD ITALIAN AND ROMANIAN VIOLINS.
i ALSO MAKE FRACTIONAL SIZE VIOLINS. i RECENTLY COMPLETED A 3/4 FOR A PETITE LADY IN MICHIGAN. SHE WAS LOOKING FOR SOMETHING HER SIZE, THAT WASN'T A HEAVY SQUAWKY STUDENT VIOLIN. HERE'S WHAT SHE SAID "MY VIOLIN ARRIVED THIS AFTERNOON AND I'M VERY PLEASED WITH THE WAY IT TURNED OUT. IT'S JUST MY SIZE AND IT SOUNDS GREAT. PLUS THE COLOR IS VERY NICE. ...THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR A VERY SPECIAL LITTLE INSTRUMENT." DARLENE MAY 23, 2018
"outstanding responiveness, projection and tone" read what they're saying.....Testimonials
David's recent instruments are now being played by professional musicians across the Southeast. . Rising virtuoso Roman Kim recently previewed two of David's violins and had one word to say "SUPER".
David's violins, viola and cello were featured at the Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival in June, 2017. They may be seen most years at the makers tent at the Happy Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention in Lenoir, North Carolina. Several of his instruments have received high praise from other makers at the Southern Violin Associations Biennial Makers Competition held in Little Switzerland, North Carolina.
Since its founding in 2011 David has been President of the Southern Violin Association, an organization whose goal is to promote American violin family instrument makers in the Southeastern USA from Kansas east and south.
David has been a member of the Violin Society of America since 2010, an international organization devoted to promoting violin-family instrument makers around the world. David lives near Asheville, North Carolina.