Rafael Carrabba Violins is one of the country’s finest violin shops. Musicians from around the globe have brought their instruments to our expert luthiers for repairs, restorations, and valuations. We sell instruments and bows in all price ranges. We also sell cases, strings, and accessories.  

Rafael Carrabba Violins is located on Queen Anne Hill at 405 W Galer Street in beautiful Seattle, Washington.

If you are traveling to Seattle to try one of our instruments, we can help you find a hotel close to the shop. More information? Please call us at 206-283-5566.

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Carrabba Violins

405 W Galer St
Seattle, WA 98119 
206-283-5566             email click here


Wed through Fri 9-5
Sat 10-5

Tuesdays by appointment only.

Bow repair and rehair done on Fridays, by appointment only.  




Holiday concerts in Seattle

The Seattle Symphony hosts several Holiday events, as well as concerts at Benaroya Hall.

For a complete list of Symphony events go to their website at: www.seattlesymphony.org

For Benaroya Hall information and tickets go to: Benaroya Calendar


Russian Chamber Music Foundation of Seattle

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center presents "Portrait of Rachmaninov" on Wednesday, November 5, 2008 at Benaroya Hall. For tickets and more information go to www.russianchambermusic.org


Central Cello Celebration November 7-8, 2008

The third biennial festival hosted by Central Washington University provides a special opportunity for cellists, in particluar high school level players from around the Northwest. To find out more go to: www.cwustrings.com