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Maker & Restorer of the Violin Family


83a Crane Street Salisbury Wiltshire England SP1 2PU

Office +44 (01722) 325939      Workshop  +44 07842 819290

Copyright Charles Collis 2014

"His template is the great English Bass Maker John Frederick Lott"  

- The Strad

Maker & Restorer of Violin, Viola, Cello

and Double Bass in the tradition of the English School


Based in the Cathedral City of Salisbury



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The exhibition at Buckingham Palace was a great success and it was an honour to show my work at such a prestigious event to celebrate the

60th Year of HRH Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation.

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