Violin rental, viola rental, and cello rentals are available any time: use the Rent Online Now button to sign up, then setup an appointment to visit the store to pick up the instrument. Billing starts when the instrument is picked up.

We carry advanced quality Eastman Strings and equivalent instruments for best tonal results, in most all fractional sizes for cellos, violas, and violins. Premium instruments and carbon fiber bows are available in select sizes.

Rental prices are listed below, including rent and coverage but not state sales tax. Rentals include the instrument, case, bow and rosin. Various shoulder rest options are available for purchase. Rental for Advanced instruments are typically 50% more, and Master instruments are 100% more per month.

We offer a generous promotional rental equity program, where a portion of the rental can be used for future purchase.

Insurance coverage includes replacement strings and other parts that might be broken or malfunctioning. We take total responsibility for the instrument working as expected, normal wear and tear included. Total loss or destruction of instrument may be subject to a small deductible.

Complete details are available in the Rental Contract.

To start renting complete the online form and then stop by the store anytime. The rental will start when the instrument is picked up from the store.

Exiting rental customers can update payment method using the link below.

For any questions about renting, please email or call us.


Rental Prices 2023-2024
Monthly School Year Annual
Violin $ 28 $ 250 $ 292
Viola $ 29 $ 259 $ 304
Cello $ 45 $ 396 $ 469
Includes Rent and Coverage
Does not include sales tax


Click here for a violin sizing chart, or just bring your child to the store for confirmation.

Click here for a cool video on cello sizing. Very informative.

For any questions about sizing, please email or call us.

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