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Four new hardangers

We have taken delivery of four new high quality handmade hardanger violins. These are commissioned by us to our own design.

Two have been sold already to waiting custmoers but there are two available for sale now. They are both set up with our finetuning tailpieces. One of these has violin F holes which we have found are preferred by some preferred by some players. However, its thicknessing is authentic hardanger giving it the disctinctive hardanger ring. The other has traditional hardanger F holes.

These have been made by master luthiers in Europe and are made out of finest Carpathian tonewood timber.

Visit our shop to see photos and please contact us if you would like to discuss your requirements. It is possible to commmission to your own specification.

Finetuning tailpiece for hardanger

We have been asked to supply our revolutionary tailpieces separately. These make tuning sypathetic strings much easier to do. We were recently commissoined to make one for a viola d’amore. This was very successful. If you are interested in these please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Our three hardangers have all sold quickly. We have had a great interest and fantastic feedback on instruments. We will be commissioning some more new hardanger violins soon. So visit us often to be the first to view these. Alternatively contact us now to register your interest and to discuss your requirements. Our instruments can be commissioned if you are looking for something more specialised or personal.

There has also been great interest in our revolutionary tailpiece which takes away the hassle of tuning all the smpathetic strings with an elegant fine tuning system. Vist our shop to check out the quality of our instruments.

Welcome to our site on Hardanger fiddles or – in Norway – Hardingefele.

We love everything about Hardangers and after a lot of research, including making our own hardanger, we have developed our hardanger fiddle design. So exiciting!!

We have now taken delivery of our first handmade hardangers which have been crafted to our own design. These are high quality oil varnished instruments made from top quality seasoned tonewood timber sourced from the Carpathian alps.
We have set these up and they are now ready for sale. One has been reserved but we have two available. Visit our shop or
contact us to find out more

Our philosophy has been to concentrate on the quality and tone of these fantastic instruments and find a way to make them that is reasonably affordable for people like us! Our hardangers are simple but true to the tradition. We believe they are absolutley fantastic value for money for instruments of this quality.

We hope you are as passionate about them as we are.

We will be blogging on all manner of interesting things as we make more instruments. They are all individuals!

In the meantime, we hope you enjoy our website and don’t hesitate to contact us if you are interested in finding out more about our instruments or you would like to buy one.

Here is some great hardanger playing to whet your appetite. This could be you soon! How cool is that?