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Estate of Guitarist J. Geils Featured in Skinner’s November Fine Musical Instruments Auction

BOSTON, MA – Over 150 lots of instruments and memorabilia from the Estate of John Warren Geils  Jr., guitarist and founder of the Grammy-nominated J. Geils Band, will highlight Skinner’s Fine Musical Instruments Auction on Sunday, November 19 in Boston. The auction will also feature vintage electric, acoustic and classical guitars, mandolins, trumpets, and classical stringed instruments and bows.

Highlights from Geils’ guitar collection include his Stromberg Master 400, D’Angelico Excel, several Gibson archtops, and Fender tweed amplifiers.  … Read More

Collection of Legendary Bassist Victor Bailey Featured at Skinner, May 14

BOSTON, MA – From the age of sixteen, Victor Bailey (1960-2016) knew one day he would replace virtuoso bassist Jaco Pastorius in the seminal jazz fusion band Weather Report. At eighteen, Bailey enrolled at the Berklee College of Music, and four years later in 1982, Pastorius was out and the gig with Weather Report was his. In the years since, Victor Bailey played on over a thousand recordings and lent his talent to artists as varied as LL Cool J, Mary J.… Read More

An Evening with Deke Dickerson
An Evening with Deke Dickerson



Skinner Boston Gallery 63 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116

Please join us for a Musical Reception at the Skinner Boston gallery on Friday, November 4 featuring Deke Dickerson. This reception is held in conjunction with a preview of the November 5 Fine Musical Instruments auction, featuring Vintage Guitars & Memorabilia.

“It’s a tough job, but somebody’s got to do it,” claims journeyman musician/singer/entertainer Deke Dickerson.… Read More

Beat the Heat at First Tuesday | August 2 | Marlborough

Join us for First Tuesday in Marlborough

Tuesday, August 2 1:30PM – 4PM

Skinner Marlborough Gallery 274 Cedar Hill Street Marlborough, MA

Specialties include Fine Art, Photographs, Jewelry and Musical Instruments

First come, first served. No appointment necessary. Limit of 3 objects per person.

Contact Us: events@skinnerinc.com 508-970-3240

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Consign with Skinner in California | Musical Instruments & Memorabilia
Now accepting appointments in California for July 21-29

Skinner’s Director of Fine Musical Instruments, Adam Tober, will be in California from July 21-29 accepting consignments of fine violins, vintage guitars, Nudie suits and music memorabilia.

Contact Adam today to schedule your appointment or home visit for verbal evaluation and possible consignment for Skinner’s November 5 auction.

Request Appointment

Contact us: 508.970.3216 music@skinnerinc.com



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Music & Memorabilia Consignment Day | June 7 | New York City
Fine Musical Instruments and Music Memorabilia

Tuesday, June 7 | 10AM-4PM

Skinner New York 415 Madison Avenue Suite 1418 New York, NY 10017

Skinner is currently seeking consignments for our fall Fine Musical Instruments & Music Memorabilia auction. Reserve an appointment with Skinner expert appraiser Adam Tober for evaluation and possible consignment of your stringed instruments including violins, guitars, banjos and mandolins as well as music memorabilia and performance costumes.… Read More

Classical Salon | May 20 | Boston
Friday, May 20

Classical Salon Featuring The Yaeko Miranda Elmaleh Group


Reception 5:30PM Performance 6PM

Skinner Boston Gallery 63 Park Plaza, Boston

Please join us for a Musical Reception at the Skinner Boston gallery on Friday, May 20 featuring the Yaeko Miranda Elmaleh Group . This reception is held in conjunction with a preview of the May 22 Fine Musical Instruments Auction.

Yaeko grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and began violin lessons at the age of 3.… Read More

Fine Musical Instruments Consignment Day | Coral Gables
Thursday February 18, 10AM-4PM

Skinner is seeking consignments for our May, 22, 2016 Fine Musical Instruments auction. Reserve an appointment with expert appraiser Adam Tober for a complimentary verbal auction evaluation.

Appointments recommended, walk-ins welcome House calls are available on Wednesday, February 17

Skinner Coral Gables Office 130 Miracle Mile, Suite 220 Coral Gables, FL 33134

Request Appointment

305.503.4423 Florida@skinnerinc.com

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April 25 | Classical Salon featuring The Vasari String Quartet
Saturday April 25th, 5:30PM in Boston

Classical Salon Featuring the VASARI STRING QUARTET, Honors string quartet at New England Conservatory


Reception 5:30-7PM Free and open to the public

Skinner Boston Gallery 63 Park Plaza, Boston

Please join us for a Classical Music Reception at the Skinner Boston gallery on Saturday, April 25 featuring the Vasari String Quartet. This reception is held directly following a preview of Skinner’s April 26th  Fine Musical Instruments Auction.… Read More

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