• 795 Foxhurst Rd. Baldwin New York 11510
  • (516) 546 - 9300

FAQ's

With over 77 years of quality, craftsmanship and expertise in both the manufacture and repair of a whole range of stringed instruments, our premier rental program is one of our most sought-after services. Designed for beginning students and professionals alike. We’re comitted to to helping you achieve the highest possible musical goals.

You will have the satisfaction and peace-of-mind that the products and services you receive are steeped in a 70 year tradition of excellence supporting a local and international clientele of string musicians.

The fee is an annual fee paid at the contract inception effective July 1st  thru June 30th each year.

We have monthly pro rated fee, if that option is less than our annual fee we will charge you the lower rate. Our general annual fee keeps the cost of rental low.

The contract will be pro-rated at a pre-determined rate for the amount of time the instrument was used until the annual fee is matched. The pro-rated is listed on the contract.

Your contract will be from January until June 30th at a pre-determined monthly rate

Your instrument must be returned or renewed for the next year by June 30 each year. Returned instruments must be prepped in time for the beginning of the next school term. You will be notified by email or postcard in advance of the due date to return or renew.

The Optional Service Contract provides a reduced rate for shop services should your instrument get damaged or stolen. Repair services are discounted at a rate of 50% or greater. In the event of loss or theft your liability is for 50% of the instrument value as stated on your contract. You will receive a listing of typical services that may occur and their cost under the terms of the “Optional Service Contract”. A small annual fee is paid at the contract inception to participate in this program

Situations determine the need. Does your child travel to school on a bus with the instrument? Are there siblings or a pet at home that might accidentally damage the instrument? While at school, is there instrument locked in a locker or music room so other children do not have access to it? Does your child have forgetful tendencies?

A portion of your rental fee may be applied towards purchase of any instrument and is cumulative for as long as you rent. Equity accrues at 75% the highest year of rental and 20% for each additional year. Equity enhancement does not include optional service contract fee or sales tax.

Simply return the instrument to the store in exchange for the next size, There is no charge to change instrument size. We simply change the instrument inventory number on your contract.

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