Grand Rapids Violins restores and repair stringed instruments and bows in the violin family, including the violin, viola, cello and bass. Any project is within our experience and ability. We’re proud to provide the highest-quality instrument repair service in the region.
We use only the highest quality, most expensive hair for our bow rehairs. We are connected with some of the world’s leading rehair professionals, who choose what hair goes on bows that are played by many of the world’s top soloists and orchestral musicians, and rely on their expertise to give the same service to our customers.
We work on a wide range of instruments and serve a full spectrum of needs. We have garnered a reputation for exacting string instrument restoration work, and we carry that same quality to every job, no matter how small or simple.
We will handle any string instrument restoration needs you might have. We have trained with some of the best in the country and stay up-to-date on the most current practices in conservation and restoration.
Yes. We are proud to carry a selection of new and used violins, violas, cellos and basses in our shop. See our Sales page (link) for more information and to look at our current stock.
Yes. We charge a 20 percent commission for instruments consigned with us.
Yes. We have two free lots available for our building.
We are only open by appointment. To schedule an appointment, please call us at 616.288.5384 or send us an email through the Contact Us page.
On the days listed “By Appointment,” we may very well be in the shop, but please call first.