Appraisals for All Musical Instruments, Pro Audio and their related Accessories including:
|Fretted: Guitars, bass, banjo, ukulele, mandolin||Percussion: drum, marimba, piano|
|Brass: Trumpets, trombones, low brass, F-horns||Orchestra: Violins, violas, cello, bass|
|Printed Sheet Music: Collection or sheet||Woodwinds: clarinet, saxophone, flute|
|Double Reed: oboe, bassoon, English Horn||Pro Audio: P.A., amplifiers, speakers, mics|
|International Musical Instruments:||Historic musical instruments|
IRS Qualified Appraisals & Consulting
We provide USPAP Compliant appraisals and consulting services in a confidential manner for individuals, collectors, museums, auctions houses, dealers, Rock Artist, celebrity owned, insurance companies and attorneys.
Why Appraisals are necessary:
- Homeowner and Renter Insurance Policy Coverage
- Insurance Loss/ Damage Claims
- Litigation purposes – Expert Witness Services available
- Donation/Contribution or Estate Settlements
- Airline and Shipping companies insurance claims
- Authentication or documentation of fraud
- Estate planning, equitable distribution
- Disillusionment of Marriage division of property
- Evaluation prior to repairing, selling or purchasing an instrument
A Certified Appraisal is based on actual comparable sales & research very much like a Real Estate Appraisal. A & D Music has compiled a 40 year library of over 500 Books, Magazines, Trade Magazine & Catalogues.
IRS Qualified Appraiser Qualifications
In February 2007 the Internal Revenue Service has put a restriction for appraisals claimed for donated items (including musical instruments) or settlements of Estates.
Our reputation speaks for itself.
Selected Client List: Although our clients are kept confidential, these have allowed us to be listed.
|"ABC Movie "Stranger on my Land", Los Angeles, CA||NBC Television Orchestra, Burbank, CA|
|Aliso Viejo Symphony, Aliso Viejo, CA||Oakley Sunglasses, Foothill Ranch, CA|
|Allen, R.C. (guitar maker) El Monte, CA||Orange County Performing Arts Center|
|American Music Conference, Carlsbad, CA||Pacific Symphony Santa Ana, CA|
|Christie's Auction House, NY, NY||Ralph Loren L'Oreal, NY, NY|
|The Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix, AZ||Ritz Carlton Hotel, Dana Point, CA|
|L.A. Times, Los Angeles, CA||South Coast Symphony, Santa Ana, CA|
|Museum of Making Music, Carlsbad, CA||St. Regis Hotel, Dana Point, CA|
|NAMM International Association of Music Merchants||Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix AZ|