ABOUT US


​​​      Owner, Mitch Moehring is a Louisiana native who moved to Kilgore, Texas in 2011. For the past six years, Mitch has been teaching orchestra and beginning January 2018 will embark on a new journey as a full time luthier.
 

      Mitch began repairing instruments in 2006 while studying music education and double bass performance at Northwestern State University.   In 2011 he began rehairing bows and repairing instruments for local musicians and students. He began his formal training during the summer of 2013 while attending the Violin Institute at the University of New Hampshire, studying bow rehair and repair with Lynn Hanning.        

       In 2013, he and his family moved to Katy, where he spent a year learning and honing his techniques in string instrument repair.  Mitch studied at the Oberlin Conservatory with the VSA summer workshops  in 2014 and 2016, working with top double bass makers from around the world.

      Mitch has continued to repair instruments and has broadened out to restoring since moving back to East Texas.  His first bass, which he completed this past summer is curently for sale. He has recently begun his second bass.


      Mitch Moehring Strings works with student, amateur, and professional musicians and would love the opportunity to work with you.