Owned and operated by performing violinist, Larry Frye, in 1980. The String Instrument Workshop restores and repairs violins. Along with repairs and restorations, they also perform routine maintenance on string instruments; such as rehairing bows and restringing violins. He works with guitar, mandolin, and banjos, on top of working with Violins. Larry Frye also does appraisals for insurance purposes. The String Instrument Workshop is located on 147 N. Broadway next to Kavarna Coffeehouse,Gather on Broadway and The Eclectic Market.