If you have an instrument to sell… if you need a new instrument… if you’re interested in trading your current instrument… you don’t want to miss this event! MAKE YOUR APPOINTMENT NOW!
- Expanded selection of orchestral string instruments for sale!
- Expert advice from Peter Bingen, Schmitt Music’s head luthier!
- Special financing available! Get pre-approved today – CLICK HERE!
- Dust off that old violin and make some cash now! Our specialists will evaluate your instrument, and Schmitt Music may be interested in purchasing it.
- Looking for a new size-up, or a better quality instrument? You can switch & save with our “Better Than Rent” beginner plan, or you can upgrade with our “Advance” program!
Learn how Schmitt Music can help if your current instrument is under contract with another shop. Our instrument programs feature NO INTEREST / 0% FINANCING, we offer 100% EQUITY on your payments (all of your plan payments earn credit that you can apply toward an instrument upgrade in the future), and much more!
Expert Help from Schmitt Music’s Head Luthier!
Peter Bingen apprenticed at The Violin Shop of Santa Fe in 2001, which led to enrollment at the North Bennet Street School (Boston, MA) in 2003. While a student he interned at Reuning and Son Violins, and graduated with a diploma in Violin Making and Repair from the North Bennet Street School in 2006. He has worked for violinmaker David Gusset, and violinmaker and restorer Andrew Carruthers.
Awards include Certificate of Merit for Violin Tone (VSA 2006), and First Prize for Workmanship and Playability (Art of Sound Competition 2012). Peter joined the Schmitt Music Orchestra Division in 2017.