The Strad

Musicians are becoming increasingly aware of the environmental cost of cutting down ebony and maple, even as stocks of top-quality wood are dwindling. What are the alternatives?

Despiau Planet

Despiau Chevalets has worked out how to respect and preserve forest resources for future generations whilst maintaining a supply of top-quality bridges for luthiers. These bridges are called Despiau Planet, great for music, great for forests!

New website

Come and discover what’s new on our website:

Dynamic range

Optimal performance models for violin, viola & cello.

JSIMA 2019

Despiau on booth 7-3 during the 2019 edition of the JSIMA fair at the Museum of Science and Technology in Tokyo.

Music China 2019

Meet us on our stand E4 C11 during the 2019 edition of Music China, we are looking forward to seeing you there.