10 Of The Most Expensive Musical Instruments In The World

Reach Out To Asia Guitar

Reach Out To Asia Guitar

Most of the instruments on this list are valuable because of who they were made by or who they were used by. This one is different in that it gets it value from the signatures that adorn it. In order to raise money for the tsunami that ripped through Asia in 2004, dozens of rock legends signed this electric guitar. Some of the names includes Keith Richards, Brian May, Jimmy Page, Bryan Adams, Paul McCartney and Liam Gallagher. It eventually sold for $2.7 million at auction for the Reach Out To Asia charity.

The Hammer Violin by Antonio Stradivari

The Hammer Violin by Antonio Stradivari

Even those who don’t know much about classical music are aware that violins made by Antonio Stradivari are some of the most valuable instruments in the world. The much desired violins can easily fetch huge sums at auction, such as the Hammer Violin, which sold for $3,544,000 in 2006.

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