Tony Padday instruments

Hand-made instruments

The partnership of Louise and Tony Padday was literally formed at the workbench at the Violin making School at Newark where they met. Since graduating in 1984, they have continually refined the character of their instruments, each subtly different, yet each an integration of design and material.

The choice of superior materials is the first essential and the selection of wood for each instrument is governed by the tonal quality needed by the player, and the overall envisaged design… read more >>

Tony Padday Luthier, Banks House, Chesterblade, Nr Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 4QX   Tel 01749 880108