maker, restorer and dealer of quality stringed instruments
Updated April 30th, 2012
Since 1991 Luke has earned his living as a maker and restorer of high quality stringed instruments. His profound fifteen years experience in the renowned restoration rooms of George Heinl & Co. Ltd in Toronto has taught him to settle for nothing short of excellence in his craft. Mercier's high standards continue to bring artists and connoisseurs from afar... Purchase Info.
Luke's skills as a violin maker ~ restorer are evident in his
banjos. They exhibit refined woodworking skills and are
made using traditional methods, materials and tools.
Each instrument is custom made to suit the artist.
There are no two alike! Purchase Info
Luke Mercier & Rolling River's CD Across The Sea is a timeless collection of fiddletunes inspired or learned from early African American Stringband recordings and rural Appalachian musicians from Kentucky, North Carolina and West Virginia.The CD features...
In the Instrument Gallery you will find close up images of about seventy instruments including examples of: Luke Mercier Banjos & Violins, Vintage Resonator Banjos,fretless and fretted openback banjos by A.C. Fairbanks, Bacon & Day, H.C. Dobson, S.S. Stewart, Edwin J. Cubley, Gibson, Paramount, Leedy and Epiphone along with some great guitars by Gibson, Martin...
Luke Mercier Handmade Violins & Banjos
346 Bateman Rd. RR1
Spring Brook, Ontario
© Luke Mercier, 2005-2012; Photos by LM, All rights reserved