This is a section of the website gradually being filled with details of people, companies and organisations that Simon Dubber Violins have found to be helpful, friendly and good at what they do. If you’re interested in their services, please contact them direct. If you are a teacher of violin family instruments with a good track record of your teaching abilities and would like to be included here, please contact Simon Dubber Violins who will be happy to consider you. 

Music and music teaching

Victoria Beaumont, violin teacher, on 01993 779482 or email

Stefan Spencer, violin and piano teacher, Oxford, 07837 975650

Abbie Adiri, violin teacher, Oxford and point of contact for Musicland, Oxford, 07979 813252 and

Paul Jefferies, Jazz bassist, bass teacher and more! 07710 545555,,  

Edmund Jones, Violinist, Concert Promoter, Violin/Viola teacher and Oxford Proms organiser, 01865 842336 / 07754 555779,

Dave Noble, aka Natureboy, Oxford based musician. 07759 626584,,

Witney Jazz Club – Top UK/International names, monthly concerts, and a wide variety of styles. Call 07710 545555 (Paul Jefferies) or visit www.facebook/witneyjazz for further details



Chandos Symphony Orchestra, Malvern. An amateur orchestra playing at a professional level. See For more information contact Kelvin Dickinson, Orchestral Manager, via the Chandos website

New Moon Insurance Services Ltd., Specialist Musical Instrument insurers. Contact them on 0845 072 8535 or visit  If you speak to them, please tell them that you have been referred by Simon Dubber Violins

Orchestralguard, trading name for Thistle Insurance Services Ltd., specialist Musical Instrument insurers. Contact them on 0844 826 2299 or visit  If you speak to them, please tell them that you have been referred by Simon Dubber Violins


Computers and websites, proprietor Alex Dubber, great websites built at sensible prices and with friendly personal service (just take a look at this site!) Contact Alex via the Varidity site or on 07791 373769. See also for amazing quality videography, Youtube clips and photography to promote your business or organisation

Vehicle services

New Yatt Motors Ltd.(vehicle mechanics and servicing, MOTs), New Yatt Business Centre, New Yatt, Witney, OX29 6TJ. Contact Andy Ormonde on 01993 868546

Windrush Paintworks (car bodywork repairs), Unit E, Swain Court, Avenue 2, Station Lane, Witney OX28 4YB. Contact Simon Bloxham on 01993 706359

Velo Specialist Bicycles, a small friendly Witney-based cycle shop serving the needs of every type of cyclist. See, or contact John Williamson at 117 Corn Street, Witney, OX28 6LY, tel. 01993 771847


Kingfisher Studios; paintings in mixed media, commissions and tuition. Contact Jessica Parker on 01993 899009 or 07800 631542, Unit 30 Crawley Mill Industrial Estate, Crawley, Witney, OX29 9TJ. See

Playmore Golf; If you’re a keen golfer, this is an innovative way to pursue your sport at reasonable cost. For more details, contact Mrs. Lynn Sinclair (a keen violinist!) on 07769 670659, e-mail or see

Bed and breakfast at Corsham Field Farmhouse, Bledington Road, Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, GL54 1JH. Tel. 01451 831750. E-mail: Musicians welcomed!