For additional information about vihuelas (aka medieval guitars, renaissance guitars), visit the Vihuela section of the Early String Instruments page.


Maker of lutes and guitars
Location:  Switzerland.

Marcello Armand-Pilon

Maker and restorer of lutes, archlutes, theorbos, and Baroque guitars
Location:  Cremona, Italy.

Stephen Barber & Sandi Harris

Makers of lutes, vihuelas, Baroque guitars, archlutes, chitarroni, theorbos, bandoras, orpharions, citterns, and other wire-strung instruments. 
Location:  London, England.

Betsill Workshop

Maker of baroque guitars, renaissance citterns, vielles, dulcimers, and other string instruments.
Location:  Stone Mountain, Georgia.

Gerhard Bos

Maker of lutes, theorbos, Baroque guitars, and harps
Location:  Netherlands.

Bruce Brook

Maker of lutes, theorbos, Baroque and Renaissance guitars, vihuelas, bandoras, orpharions, citterns, and citoles
Location:  East Sussex, England.

Paolo Busato

Maker of Renaissance and Baroque lutes, archlutes, theorbos, and Baroque guitars
Location:  Padua, Italy.

Jiri Cepelak

Maker of lutes, archlutes, theorbos, and guitars
Location:  the Czech Republic.

Coyote's Paw

Maker of lutes, vihuelas, and other instruments. 
Location:  Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Wolfgang Emmerich

Maker of lutes, archlutes, theorbos, chitarrone, vihuelas, Baroque and Renaissance guitars, orpharions, bandoras, and citterns
Location:  Berlin, Germany.

Alexander Hopkins

Maker of lutes, archlutes, theorbos, vihuelas and early guitars, and other early string instruments. 
Location:  Spain.

Martin Hurttig

Maker of lutes, mandolins, and historical guitars
Location:  Leipzig, Germany.

JM Instruments

Maker of lutes, archlutes, mandoras, baroque guitars, and chitarroni
Location:  near London, England.

Daniel Larson Historical Instruments

Maker of lutes, vihuelas, mandolins, violins, and other stringed instruments. 
Location:  Duluth, Minnesota.

Renatus Lechner

Maker of lutes, theorbos, Baroque guitars, vihuelas, and other stringed instruments. 
Location:  Germany.

Lehmann Stringed Instruments

Maker of lutes, vielles, rebecs, and classical guitars
Location:  Rochester, New York.

Gyorgy Lorinczi

Maker of lutes, theorbos, chittarone, and vihuelas
Location:  Rumania.

Christian Magdeleine

Maker of guitars and citterns
Location:  France.

Cezar Mateus

Maker of lutes, theorbos, Baroque guitars, and vihuelas
Location:  Monmouth Junction, New Jersey.

Stephen Murphy

Maker of lutes, archlutes, theorbos, Baroque and Renaissance guitars, and vihuelas
Location:  France.

Musica Antigua

Maker of lutes, archlutes, theorbos, Renaissance and Baroque guitars, and vihuelas
Location:  Madrid, Spain.

Northern Renaissance Instruments

Seller of lutes, viols, citterns, bandoras, orpharions, early guitars, rebecs, and other early early stringed instruments.  Also sells strings and string sets. 
Location:  Manchester, England.

Sebastian Nuñez

Maker of lutes, vihuelas, citterns, early guitars, and harpsichords.  Specialized restorer of historical guitars. 
Location:  Utrecht, Netherlands.

Anna Radice

Maker of lutes, archlutes, theorbos, mandolins, guitars, vihuelas, and others. 
Location:  Bologna, Italy.

Jesús Reolid

Maker of vihuelas, citterns, fiddles, citoles, rebecs, portative organs, and other instruments. 
Location:  Spain.

Arthur Robb

Maker, restorer, and repairer of lutes, vihuelas, harps, dulcimers, and other instruments. 
Location:  United Kingdom.

Rzepka Strings

Maker of violas da gamba, classical guitars, and harps.
Location:  Portland, Maine.

Giuseppe Severini

Maker of citoles, vihuelas, and a variety of Medieval stringed instruments. 
Location:  Italy.

George Stevens

Maker of lutes, guitars, citterns, gitterns, and gothic harps
Location:  United Kingdom.

Clive Titmuss

Maker of lutes, mandoras, vihuelas, and guitars
Location:  Kewlona, British Columbia, Canada.

Oliver Wadsworth

Maker of lute and early guitar family instruments, including vihuelas
Location:  Worcester, England.

Matthias Wagner

Maker of lutes, archlutes, chitarrone, vihuelas, citterns, orpharions, Renaissance and Baroque mandolins and guitars, and other stringed instruments. 
Location:  Germany.

Ian Watchorn

Maker and repairer of lutes, theorbos, viols, violones, violins, violas, violas d'amore, cellos, barytons, guitars, mandolins, and more. 
Location:  Australia.

Honeysuckle Music

Sells music for recorders, guitars, and chamber ensembles. 
Location:  St. Paul, Minnesota.

Antique Sound Workshop

Maker and distributor of historical woodwind, brass, string, keyboard, and percussion instruments. 
Location:  Plymouth, Massachusetts.

Boulder Early Music Shop

Specializing in Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music, carries a full line of sheet music, books, and scores, instruments, kits, and strings, and gifts & accessories. 
Location:  Erie, Colorado.

Early Music Shop

The largest single source of early musical instruments world-wide.  Also does recorder repair. 
Location:  London, England.

Renaissance Workshop Company

The world's largest specialist manufacturer of Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque musical instruments.  Also produces instruments in kit form. 
Location:  Bradford, United Kingdom.

Tam Lin Folk Instruments

Maker and repairer of violins, lutes, crwths, viola da gambas, guitars, theorbos, archlutes, citterns, dulcimers, hurdy-gurdys, mandolins, bagpipes, and other instruments.  Left-handed instruments a specialty. 
Location:  Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  For more info:  call Thom Reed at 414-873-9653.


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