From a distinguished family of violin makers, Walter Mahr passed his master craftsman’s examination and set up his own business in his home village of Bubenreuth. He is a member of the Association of German Violin and Bow Makers and the Violin Society of America. Since 2000, he is a state certified master for making stringed instruments. Walter Mahr is also sworn Specialist for Violin-Making (The first person to hold such a title in Northen Bavaria). His expert opinion has been sought by Law-Courts and insurance companies.
Walter Mahr offers a wide range of instruments, starting with superior instruments for novice players with a well grained (textured) solid maple back, spruce wood top and ebony fittings, up to top line masterpieces constructed from marvellous textured (grained) maple, selected and well seasoned tonal wood (materials), lacquered each by hand with spirit- or oil-varnish.Contact Us Back