Looking to move an instrument in a timely manner – auction can be an excellent option.
Elan Fine Instruments hosts 1-2 auctions per year that attract buyers from all around the world. Musicians, collectors and dealers look to auction as an opportunity to view a wide variety of instruments and bows all at once, streamlining the shopping process. Presenting your instrument in auction gives the instrument an opportunity to be viewed my many, in a fresh setting.
There are times an instrument or seller is not right fit for auction and it requires a more intimate approach and one-on- one placement. At Elan Fine Instruments, we represent instruments both old and new, helping instruments find its next performance.
Looking to give your instrument new life? Many musicians are not able to afford the instrument they need to advance their studies and careers. Donating your instrument to a talented musician ensures that new generations of artistry will carry forward the tradition of violin making and classical music. There are several options available when it comes to finding the right musician for your gift of music. At Elan, we have relationships with school programs, non-profits specializing in instrument gifts to underprivileged communities, teachers, students and musicians and can help you determine the best placement for your donation.
There are many gifted artists on the cusp of reaching their star potential, however the opportunity to purchase a special instrument is not within their reach. The right instrument for a musician can make all the difference in their career, helping to spotlight their talent within orchestra auditions, competitions and solo performances. Placing your instrument with a musician keeps the instrument on stage until you are ready to sell.
If you long to have your instrument played once more, we can find the right musician who will bring the most out of the instrument.