In order to support young musicians, the Rubinstein Academy Blatow Foundation offers the following violins, violas, cellos and bows for hire.

The speciality: Applications are open not only to students of the Anton Rubinstein International Music Academy, but to students of all music academies!

If you are interested, please contact us at

Violin bows
Johann Wilhelm Knopf 1/2 violin bow, Markneukirchen, around 1880
Heinrich Knopf 3/4 violin bow, Berlin 1868
John Dodd 3/4 violin bow, London around 1800

Cello bows
Hill & Sohn 1/2 cello bow, London around 1930
Victor Thomassin, London around 1900
Karl Nürnberger, Markneukirchen