Avenues for inspiration during COVID

Avenues for inspiration during COVID

     A day doesn't pass that I don't speak with a mom or dad about how their child is dealing with the pandemic. Since they are calling a violin shop, it usually revolves around their child's musical endeavors or progress. For so many young people, music is a social activity that puts them into the classroom with their peers; for many, that is t...
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Unique to you...

Unique to you...

Not only do we have a wonderful and diverse inventory of new and antique instruments, we have the expertise and experience to customize your relationship with your treasured musical tool. Here are just a few ways: Chinrests - Just like fingerprints, everyone's jaw bone, neck length, etc. is different. While one of our several standard chinr...
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Restoration - Bring new life back to your older instrument!

Restoration - Bring new life back to your older instrument!

At Sam's Strings, we have the tools and expertise to bring your family heirloom or cherished musical instrument back to not only a playable, but respectable and saleable item. Understanding the structural integrity, artistic considerations and musical expectations for a restoration project are major factors in every project that comes across our...
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It is rental season again, but with some changes to procedure!

It is rental season again, but with some changes to procedure!

It is that time of year, when students are getting ready to go back to school, and many families will come into our store to rent an instrument for their child. It is an exciting time! However, due to COVID-19, there are some changes to the normal procedures to ensure the safety and health of our customers and staff. While we are open 10am-6pm ...
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Professional repairs with peace of mind and faster turnaround!

Due to COVID-19, it has been very challenging to quickly turnaround instrument repairs because instruments are finished with varnish which can be easily damaged by chemical treatments. So, we have been quarantining instruments, to allow for the natural decay of the virus. NOW - after many weeks of waiting, our powerful UVC treatment lights have ...
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