Meet Our Team
As well as a long standing reputation for integrity we offer professional expertise, high end skills and a passion for our subject.
With more than 30 years of experience between us every customer is in good hands.
Proprietor and Bow Maker
A member of BVMA (British Violin Makers Association) and VSA (Violin Society of America) Philip has over 30 years experience in the industry. He is responsible for instrument sales, valuations and repair advice. Philip also makes and repairs instruments and is our in house, expert bow re-hairer.
Violin Maker & Restorer
BVMA Member, Kathrin graduated from Germany’s highly reputable School of Violin Making in Mittenwald in 2012. Before joining Philip Brown Violins she worked in France for three years and since starting with the company has benefitted from work experience in various workshops in Germany, New York and Canada. Kathrin’s continuous professional development is maintained by attending regular courses at West Dean College.
As well as an excellent level of customer care, Kathrin is responsible for our cello, violin and viola repairs & restorations. She is also supported in working on her own violins.
Mandy is our experienced administrator, responsible for all the day to day operations of the business and offers an excellent level of customer care.
Dana works with Philip to consistently review our strategic vision. She provides HR support and is responsible for managing the cashflow of the business.