Makers & Dealers of

Fine String
Instruments

Since 1978

Instruments

Cases

Accessories

Visit the Showroom

We have locations in Chicago IL, Wilmette IL, and Atlanta (Doraville) GA.

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Instrument
Rentals

The finest rental instruments available in the country. Our uncompromising standards assure that EVERY instrument responds easily and evenly, with a full and resonant tone.

Instrument
Rentals

The finest rental instruments available in the country. Our uncompromising standards assure that EVERY instrument responds easily and evenly, with a full and resonant tone.

Cultivating

Passion
& Quality

At William Harris Lee & Company, it is our mission to enrich life through the joys of music in ways that nurture growth for our community.

We believe in cultivating passion & quality in all that we do. 

We are devoted to learning & sharing our knowledge to support every employee, every customer, every teacher, every student. 

We embrace innovation & creativity as essential factors for success.

William
Harris Lee
Workshop

Since our founding, William Harris Lee & Company has become the leading workshop in the tradition of the great violin houses which combines European craft and American ingenuity. Carefully sourced materials arrive at our workshop and are formed using proprietary methods to make uniquely crafted instruments. Our team members come from seven countries in Europe, Asia, and Latin America as well as ten states in the Continental United States. Together we are artists in violin making and restoration as well as musicians and music educators.

William Harris Lee Workshop

Since our founding, William Harris Lee & Company has become the leading workshop in the tradition of the great violin houses which combines European craft and American ingenuity. Carefully sourced materials arrive at our workshop and are formed using proprietary methods to make uniquely crafted instruments. Our team members come from seven countries in Europe, Asia, and Latin America as well as ten states in the Continental United States. Together we are artists in violin making and restoration as well as musicians and music educators.