Violinist and violin teacher
Plays a Stradivari “The Brodsky” from 1702

Violinist and good friend
Antonio Stradivari violin, “Ex-Brüstlein”, 1707 on loan from the Austrian National Bank

Conductor Ms Büsel,
Some of the young musicians play instruments from Peter Erben.

Repair gallery

conductor, violinist and violin professor, and long-standing customer

This workshop is very special: between knocking, sanding and filing, the sweet sounds of a violin flow through the air, a cello is being tuned, a viola is being tried out: the workshop of violin maker Peter Erben has a long tradition in Munich.

27/09/2012

Repair gallery

Interview dated 18/03/2011 "Musik in Dresden"

Sonja Korkeala violin, Gerhard Urban violin, Martin Wandel viola, Clemens Weigel violoncello
Clemens Weigel (friend and cellist) plays, among other things, a cello from Peter Erben.
Concert series in the Max-Joseph-Saal in Munich

violinist and founder “Musiktage Starnberg”

For 500 years, it served as a roof beam in Munich’s Frauenkirche, for 50 years it was in storage in the uplands region, and now it is being used to create a cello. The Munich-based violin maker Peter Erben is producing an instrument worth 28,000 euros for a chassis engineer.

31/01/2014

Cellist,
student of Rostropowitsch and author of his own etude textbook

Interview "MK Online" dated 22/02/2014

Violist, Bratschenprofessor
Viola from Peter Erben

Repair gallery

Violist
Violin from J.B. Guadagnini, Parma, 1765
Scholarship holder of the Anne-Sophie-Mutter-Stiftung

Violist and viola professor

Does a musical instrument have a soul? Is there a perfect sound? The violist Tabea Zimmermann and violin maker Peter Erben investigated these questions.

17/03/2016

Violinist and violin teacher

Did you know that making violins is very difficult? They consist of over 70 individual pieces! A master violin maker needs around four weeks to complete an instrument. This is thus reserved for real experts.

21/10/2011

violinist, violist and professor
Viola from Peter Erben

Repair gallery

late bassist (1920 - 2003)
Author of a contrabass textbook published by Doblinger-Verlag,
during his lifetime a customer of Peter Erben

The workshop presents itself...

Violist
Antonio Stradivari violin, "Ex-Busch", 1716
Has his bows and violins repaired with us

Following two months of work, violin maker Peter Erben completed a cello made from old wood from Munich Cathedral. A few coats of varnish are naturally still needed, but it can now be played.

20/02/2014

Violinist and composer
Violin from Peter Erben