Founded by Michael Ashvarian in 1962, Shar Music continues to be a lead seller of stringed instruments and accessories in the North America region. The company is still family owned and operated and they take great pride in selling quality instruments to musicians of all ages and backgrounds. Their website allows them to process orders worldwide which has made them a house hold name. Customers can take advantage of Shar's helpful tips online for parents of beginning muscians or music seminars for seasoned professionals. Shar is the one stop place for any instrument with strings and they are always willing to answer any questions with their 24hr customer service.