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Fine and Rare Musical Instrument Auctions

Brompton’s is the leading auction house for the sale of fine musical instruments in Europe and the UK. We offer an unrivalled auction service to the professional or amateur musician interested in trying and buying some of our beautiful instruments. The same level of professionalism and care is provided for our sellers, and their instruments are given access to our thriving international market.

Video Call Viewings & Valuations

Adjusting to a new way of life in this global pandemic, our experts are taking to the screens to appraise your instruments and provide sale viewings via live video feed.

How to arrange a video call

Dates for your Diary

Securely Send Your Instrument

With the Royal Institution temporarily closed due to ongoing events, Brompton's has set up a safe and secure PO Box.


How to send your instrument

Request a Valuation

Discover the value of your violin, viola, cello, or bow from Brompton's world-renowned experts.


Submit a valuation

Consign Your Instrument

Selling through Brompton’s has proved for many to be the swiftest and most effective way of achieving the very best price for their instrument.


How to sell your instrument

Private Sales

Brompton’s offer many fine instruments and bows available for sale by private treaty.


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Our Service

Our Service

We believe it is impossible to become the leader in any field of business without offering exceptional service.

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Highlight Videos

Watch Previous Sale Highlights

Browse videos showcasing the finest musical instruments consigned to Brompton's sales.

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Auction Results

The most comprehensive list of musical instrument auction results. Browse over 51,000 records from the past 24 years. Collated by Claudio Amighetti.

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