2284          9/30/16.

David's recent instruments are now being played by professional musicians in Western North Carolina.  Most recently, one of David's instruments is being played by the Assistant Concert-Master of the Greenville Symphony.

David makes Violins, Violas, and recently has completed his first Cello which will be played at the Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival in June, 2017.


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.


OP 18, 19, 23, 25 (cello) and 26 available

OP20 on loan temporarily until August 2017

OP24 belongs to Maria Potapov (Asheville Symphony) an this violin participated in Southern Violin           Association Violin Maker's Competition, 2017.

OP22 belongs  to Lilly Epley of Hickory, NC

OP21 belongs to Sharon Lawrence of Forest City, NC, Artistic Director of Rutherford Chamber Consort, and Celtic Wynd.


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David Chandler Violin violins north carolina burnsville stradivari stradavari guarnerius guarneri traditional David Chandler makes violins in the mountains of North Carolina. He uses traditional Stradavari and Guarnari designs, and makes them from scratch. Near Asheville, NC.