Meet the Staff

Fine Violins staff work hard to make sure every instrument gets the care and attention they needs to make the best fit for our customers. 

Andrew Fein

Andy Fein is the owner of Fein Violins and resident instrument maker and restorer. Andy manages instrument orders, repair jobs, appraisals, consignments, and other highly specialized queries. Please call ahead for an appointment.

Diane Houser

Diane Houser is the manager of Fein Violins. Diane handles shipping, sales, bookkeeping, and rentals. An accomplished performer on both violin and viola, she has taught violin and viola to students of all ages. Diane's expertise with these instruments, and comfort working with players of all skill levels, make her an asset to anyone looking for assistance purchasing, setting up, or maintaining an instrument. 

Stephanie Knapper

Stephanie Knapper has been a part-time sales associate for Fein Violins since 2017. Although a cello specialist, she is knowledgeable about other instruments as well. Stephanie received her Master's of Cello Performance at UW-Madison, and currently teaches students of all ages.