David Chandler

David Chandler of Burnsville North Carolina makes Violins and Fiddles.

2019 donated a fine hand-made instrument to the Toe River Arts Council (TRAC) to raise funds for a local Chamber Orchestra.

In 2020 10% of instrument sales will be donated as well.

Award winning Viola

Award  for Viola Tone at the 2019 Southern Violin Association Violin Makers Competition.

Awarded at international violin makers competition April 2019 sponsored by Southern Violin Association.

Music - the universal language


“And the night shall be filled with music,
And the cares that infest the day,
Shall fold their tents like the Arabs,
and silently steal away.” 


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Better yet, see me in person! I do adjustments to maximize your instruments tone while you wait.


Located in the South Toe Valley, 15 miles SE of Burnsville in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina

David Chandler Violin Maker

(828) 675-0449

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