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String Instrument Dealers, Repairs & Supplies

Obtaining an instrument: Instruments may be rented, leased, or purchased from any of the following dealers. Generally, they also carry any music or accessories you may need. You may also check the website forum for instruments for sale by our families.Always consult with your teacher when considering purchasing an instrument and change size of instrument only upon their recommendation.

Instrument repairs: Do not attempt repairs yourself. Your teacher can make minor adjustments and advise you about the nature of the repairs needed. Most instrument dealers offer this service and advice and have qualified repair personnel working for them to handle the more serious repairs.

Brandenburg's House of Violins --503 Washington St. Cedar Falls, IA 50613

West Music--6322 University Ave., Cedar Falls, IA 50613

  • (319) 277-1000
  • all instruments, wind instrument repairs, supplies and music

Becker fine Stringed Instruments--6567 University Ave., Des Moines, IA 50324

Reck Violin Shop--Clocktower Plaza, 1801 2nst. Suite 130, Coralville, IA 52241

John Schultz--1756 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402