INDEX OF SERVICES

Restorations • Frog & Button Copies • Rehairs

Violin Work • Price List

 

 

RESTORATIONS

Examples

 

JD Adam Cello Bow

Silver Tip • Frog & Button Copy

 

Watson Cello Bow

Head Graft

  After three breaks and consequent splines, it was necessary to graft a new head onto this Watson Hill Cello bow.


After three breaks and consequent splines, it was necessary to graft a new head onto this Watson Hill Cello bow.

  Gluing and clamping.


Gluing and clamping.

 
  After allowing the glue to set and testing the joint, a new head was carved copying the style and dimensions of the original.


After allowing the glue to set and testing the joint, a new head was carved copying the style and dimensions of the original.

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Nicolas Maline Violin Bow

Full Chaval and Button copy

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FROG & BUTTON COPIES

 

  Grand Adam Violin Bow, Frog and Button Copy


Grand Adam Violin Bow, Frog and Button Copy

  FR Simon Violin Bow, Frog and Button Copy


FR Simon Violin Bow, Frog and Button Copy

 
  Pajeot Violin Bow, Button Copy


Pajeot Violin Bow, Button Copy

  Nurnberger Cello Bow, Button Copy


Nurnberger Cello Bow, Button Copy

 
  L Morizot Violin Bow, Frog and Button Copy


L Morizot Violin Bow, Frog and Button Copy

  Emile Ouchard Violin Bow, Frog and Button Copy


Emile Ouchard Violin Bow, Frog and Button Copy

 
 

REHAIRS

Mitas sources and sorts the highest available quality Siberian, Argentinian, Mongolian hair for rehairs. Trained in the tradition of the Michael Yeats fastidious rehair, Mitas has rehaired thousands of bows, primarily for professional players. Mitas offers a high quality coarse brown hair at a discounted rate.
 

 
 
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VIOLIN WORK

As well as bow work, Mitas offers quality setup & adjustment for violin, viola, cello and, on occasion, bass. Mitas began his training in violin repair at Christophe Landon Rare Violins (NYC) in 2004 and continued under the tutelage of Pierre Moisy in Philadelphia. Mitas also recommends and endorses the exceptional repair and restoration work of violinmaker Jamie Herrmann.

 
 

MITAS BOWS

 

SERVICES

*Please inquire for additional bow and violin repair prices