We are pleased to offer the brand new VioTech 'Suregrip' bow cushion, manufactured by us, and distributed worldwide jointly via ourselves, A.R. Distribution, and VioTech: This is a soft neoprene-like cushion, ( one size for violin and viola bows, a slightly larger size for cello bows,) which fits over your existing grip, and protects your bow leather and stick from wear, gives a better grip on the bow, and adds virtually no weight. Recommended by many teachers. Sold only in pairs, incl. postage for UK mainland, and we can post worldwide, postage charged at cost. See 'Accessories' page for price: (Trade enquiries welcomed via VioTech )
SoundPost Carbon bow 'Megacentre': We are the largest and most knowledgeable stockist of Carbon bows in the UK
This site is always being updated: for all prices, and stock availabilty please contact us, although some price lists are linked now, below. Our stock changes daily.
Arcus Carbon Bows
Many in stock, including full range of 'M', 'P' and 'S' series, and the brand new 'A' series just arrived. *Premier UK Dealer*: We carry the largest stock in the UK of these premium bows, and invite you to a bow 'trial by approval' (subject to T. and C. ), and our prices can compete with any you might find elsewhere. Our service is simpy unbeatable. Arcus bows carry a 30 year guarantee against defective workmanship or materials in the stick, and a 2 year guarantee on the frog mechanism, all subject to normal 'wear and tear' terms.
- Information on Arcus Bows
- 2012 Arcus Carbon Bows Price list :
- Special Sale Note:In addition to our full stock range of Arcus bows, we occasionally have some 'specials' at very special 'one -off' sale prices
- Bass bow, S3 German pattern, new, one only, never played, never even 'rosined': On special offer now, one only, contact us for information.
Righetti/ Perrotta Carbon bows:Many in stock now.
- Claudio Righetti / Erich Perrotta Carbon Bows Price List 2012: *Premier UK Dealer*, We hold the only stock of these superlative bows in the UK.
- Information on Claudio Righetti and Erich Perrotta bows, and Accessories
Erich Perrotta and Claudio Righetti have collaborated on the bows for many years now, and the new bows bear the stamp of Perrotta. The bows are identical in every respect to the bows stamped 'Righetti'- We stock and sell both, although the 'Righetti' brand may probably disappear over time. Please enquire for further information.
- Violin, viola and cello bows are all in stock now and available for an 'approval' trial.
Coda Carbon fibre bows
Carbon fibre bows, made in the U.S.A, SoundPost stocks and supplies the new range of Coda bows, to order only and at very special internet prices guaranteed to beat any other genuine offer on the internet. So please do shop around and contact us last, for the very best deal. This 'price match' offer applies only to 'outright' sales via the internet, with no 'approval period' offered and not subject to any part-exchange deal for your current bow. For information on models, warrantee etc, please link here to www.codabow.com, and suggested Retail Prices, (but subject to the 'price matched' offer as stated above.) here
Please note that the Coda warrantee applies only to bows purchased from an authorized Coda bow dealer, which we are, while many internet based sellers are not.
Bow Cases and Bow Tubes:- We stock many types of bow case, for all types of bow: please enquire. Also we now offer our own very strong bow tubes, (identical to BAM but these are no longer available from BAM ) black, with screw cap ends, 2 Velvet Liners and fitted strap with swivel ends. (Strap can be removed for bow postage) £30 incl VAT. plus postage.
Traditional bows, new and antique
- Handmade 'Master' bows, New and Antique In stock: Howard Green, Ulf Johansson, Armin Seebass, R R Wilson, Weichold, John Maw, Brian Alvey, Suess, Hums, and others ( full list to be uploaded, for now , enquire please)
Featured Bow: A fine old violin bow by Hill: made by Leeson, in very good condition, stamped W.E.H &.S., silver mounted, strong stick, has been in professional use most of its life. Weight ( to add). Price on application.
Featured Bow: Viola bow by Eric Fournier : a fine bow from this much sought after maker, made by Eric while in the studio of Ulf Johansson, stamped, new silver mounted, fine strong stick, Weight ( to add). Price on application.
- Student/ Entry level bows list In stock: Swiss bows by Finkel Atelier, incl 'Lefin', 'Ernst' etc, Arcos of Brasil, Dorfler, Paesold, Knoll, Carbondix, and others, all sizes. (full list to be uploaded, for now , enquire please)
SoundPost stocks bows for all levels of player, from absolute beginner right up to top professional player's quality. We also specialize in 'top end' carbon fibre bows, and we are the Arcus UK 'Premier' dealer, having dealt in these since they were introduced into the UK, and we also represent Claudio Righetti / Erich Perrotta carbon bows, ( the inventor of the carbon fibre bow, handmade in Verona).
Agencies: We are agents for many fine bows: These include Arcus bows ( the UK Premier Dealer), Claudio Righetti Fine Carbon Bows ( UK premier dealer- Claudio is the inventor of the carbon bow), Ulf Johannson bows (UK main dealer), Howard Green bows, Pierre Guillaume, Armin Seebass, and many others. We also hold stock of antique master quality bows, for example by W. E. Hill and Sons, and many others. Our stock varies from day to day, and we will soon to have an up-to-date list available on this site.
We do also hold stocks of student quality bows including carbon fibre bows by Carbondix, Coda, LaPierre, Col Legno, and in addition we hold a full range of traditional wooden bows, in all sizes, by Finkel, Lefin, Paesold, Knoll, Dorfler, Arcos of Brazil, and many others
We offer an 'approval period' of 2 weeks for all our bows, subject to 'Terms and Conditions'. Please enquire.
We also offer a rehair service for all bows, and can repair your bow. Priority and is given to bows purchased originally from SoundPost. (Rehair also by mail order, owner pays Special Delivery postage both ways.)
Take a tour through our site!
Please take a tour through the website- hopefully you will find what you are looking for- this site is the new re-designed SoundPost simplified site, so if you do not find it easy to use, please contact us and say so- we will try to improve it- your feedback will be welcomed.
Not all products and instruments we stock are listed on the site however- so if you do not find what you want, call and ask- we may well have it, or know where to get it and can order for you. We are always pleased to discuss and advise. Opening times and all contact details, directions etc. on our 'Contact' page.