Welcome to SoundPost

The original SoundPost- Owned and run by Brian Cohen and Jane Walters: a violin and guitar shop located in Guildford, Surrey, UK. Established in 1972, we have been in our current premises since 1997. We are makers, dealers and restorers of international repute for fine stringed instruments.

VAT: We no longer charge VAT


We prefer electronic transfer, and our bank transfer details will be on the invoice. We also accept most credit and debit cards, or PayPal, and your card data is 100% safe with us: We do not hold or store your data, any details are shredded after use. We do not trust 'click to buy' sites, or online only so-called 'retailers', so we do not expect you to trust them either. We have no database, and no electronically-held data to hack into. We have no secure website, and no intention to develop one, as we are a real 'bricks and mortar' shop: We do not send out promotional messages. To purchase any item, please order via e mail, but telephone with your card information.

Telephone: + 44 (0)1483 456 422

This is the best and quickest way to place an order, and give your card information. We cannot always answer the phone, but please leave a message, and we will call you back as soon as we can.

E-mail for order details : click HERE.

We check our e-mails 3 times each day, and try to reply immediately. This is a good and quick way to place an order, but telephone please with your card information. Please be sure to include your name, address and a telephone number as well as details of any order, please.

Minimum Purchase:

The minimum purchase for mail order is £10, plus carriage charges.( Except for VioTech bow cushions)


Please read the 'Terms' page before placing an order. We will confirm the total price before taking payment, and please check with us to be sure item is in stock, and if not how long the lead time might be.