Violin Maker Signature

Featured Violins Violas & Cellos by John Hill

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    Kochanski

    by J Hill

    Example of my model based on Del Gesu's Kochanski. SOLD
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    Strad Medici

    by J Hill

    Strad Medidi 16" Viola is robust and powerful without being harsh. Nicely resonant A string with powerful C. SOLD 12K
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    Montagnana

    by J Hill

    Montagnana 1741' model. This model has a more petite form and very comfortable to play with a more focused sound. SOLD via Roland Feller.
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    15-5/8"Viola

    by J Hill

    Guadagnini Viola. Recent 2016' smaller viola with a big voice! Based on Guadagnini Form. Excellent projection and tonal qualities! AVAILABLE to try at John Hill's Shop. 12K
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    Guarneri 2015'

    by J Hill

    Guarneri Model. Strong, clear and even with sweet E string and resonant lower strings. SOLD 10K
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    Strad 2017'

    by J Hill

    Strad Model. Very nice sounding and playing instrument! SOLD 10K
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    Strad 2018' 40

    by J Hill

    Completed 3/2018'. Excellent sound and playablility. Currently available. 12.5 K


"It is a life long study and with every violin that I make, my goal is to create an instrument that in form is crafted artistically and in function is created with the greatest attention in detail towards ease of playability and the type of sound quality that is sought by serious artists."