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Violin Repairs | Orchestral Strings Repair & Care | Richmond Hill & Toronto

Violin, Cello, & Double Bass Repairs | Orchestral String Repairs at Cosmo Music

At the Cosmo Music Repair Shop, we understand the delicate balance between artistry and precision that maintains and crafts your orchestral strings. Orchestral string repairs require a comprehensive repair department that can provide a range of musical instrument repair services from general and routine maintenance to a complete rebuild. Violin repairs, viola repairs, cello repairs, double bass repairs, and more — all available at the Cosmo Music Repair Shop located in Richmond Hill. Re-condition or modify your violin, correct structural damage, or simply improve aesthetics. Not sure if your instrument needs repairs? Visit us with your string instrument at the repair counter or give us a call and our expert luthiers will let you know for sure.

Contact Orchestral String Repairs

1-800-463-3000 ext. 380
orchestralstrings@cosmo.ca

10 Via Renzo Dr, Richmond Hill, ON

In-Store Counter

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - 11 am to 8 pm
Friday, Saturday, Sunday - 11 am to 6 pm

Why Choose our Repair Shop?

Violin Repairs at Cosmo Music Repair Shop | Richmond Hill & Toronto

Trusted Quality Services

Violins and other orchestral strings require special attention. Choose the Repair Shop at Cosmo Music for your instrument repairs because:

  • A passion for perfection drives every orchestral string repair, ensuring that your violin or cello performs at its absolute best

  • Transparent communication keeps you informed throughout the repair process, giving you peace of mind

  • We understand the emotional connection musicians have with their instruments — our repairs are not just technical; they are an ode to the music you create

  • We guarantee timely and efficient service with quality parts and tools

Our String Instrument Expertise

Orchestral String Repairs at Cosmo Music Repair Shop | Richmond Hill & Toronto

Comprehensive Repairs for Violins & More

No matter the orchestral string instrument you entrust to us, our team is dedicated to delivering superior craftsmanship and ensuring your instrument performs at its peak. Our skilled luthiers are well-versed in the intricate craftsmanship of instruments, ensuring each one is handled with precision and care. We specialize in:

  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Cello
  • Double Bass

Don't see your instrument? Contact us today!

Orchestral String Services

Orchestral String Repair Services at Cosmo Music Repair Shop | Richmond Hill & Toronto

String Replacement & Setup

Whether it's time for a new set of strings or a comprehensive setup adjustment, our skilled technicians ensure that your instrument is poised for optimal performance.

Crack Repairs & Structural Restoration

From subtle cracks to more profound structural issues, our team employs time-tested techniques to seamlessly mend and restore your instrument's integrity.

Varnish Touch-ups & Refinishing

Entrust us with the artistry of your instrument's surface. Our refinishing services bring back the luster, ensuring that your instrument not only sounds but also looks extraordinary.

Hardware & Fittings Repair

Precision is our forte, and that extends to the repair and replacement of fittings and hardware, ensuring your instrument functions flawlessly.

General Maintenance & Customization

Whether you need a simple tune-up or want to customize your instrument to suit your personal preferences, we have the expertise to meet your needs.

Pricing

Repair costs are determined by the specific instrument and the scope of work needed for each individual repair. Please note that the prices provided below do not include taxes.

Violin Repairs

  • Bridge Replacement — starting at $133.70 (including 1 hour Labour + cost of bridge)

  • Soundpost Adjustment — starting at $30

  • String Replacement (Full Set) — starting at $30 (no charge for 1 string)

  • Peg Replacement (4 pegs) —starting at $132 (including 1 hour Labour + cost of pegs)

  • Fingerboard Planing — starting at $120

Viola Repairs

  • Bridge Replacement — starting at $135

  • Soundpost Adjustment — starting at $30

  • String Replacement (Full Set) — starting at $30 (no charge for 1 string)

  • Peg Replacement (4 pegs): $135 (including 1 hour Labour + cost of pegs)

  • Fingerboard Planing — starting at $140

Cello Repairs

  • Bridge Replacement — starting at $182.80 (including 1 hour Labour + cost of bridge)

  • Soundpost Adjustment — starting at $30

  • String Replacement (Full Set) — starting at $30 (no charge for 1 string)

  • Peg Replacement — starting at $183

  • Fingerboard Planing — starting at $160

Double Bass Repairs

  • Bridge Replacement: $120 (1 hour Labour)

  • Soundpost Adjustment — starting at $150

  • String Replacement (per string) — starting at $80

  • Peg Replacement (per peg) — starting at $140

  • Fingerboard Planing — starting at $180

General Maintenance

  • Instrument Cleaning — starting at $40

  • Endpin Replacement — starting at $60

  • Tailpiece Replacement — starting at $50

  • Fine Tuner Installation (per fine tuner) — starting at $20

Other

Crack Repair, Open Seam Repair, Neck Reset, and Peg Brushing are priced upon assessment. For more complex repairs or specific issues not listed above, we'll provide a personalized estimate after examining the instrument prior to starting any work.

Our Craftsmanship Unveiled

Double Bass Repairs at Cosmo Music Repair Shop | Richmond Hill & Toronto

Expertise Beyond Measure

Our repair team of seasoned luthiers and technicians boasts decades of collective experience, ensuring that your instrument receives the meticulous attention it deserves. From minor adjustments to major overhauls, we possess the expertise to breathe new life into your orchestral strings.

Diagnostic Precision

Before the first note is played, we embark on a thorough diagnostic journey to identify every nuance and intricacy of your instrument's condition. This meticulous approach allows us to tailor our repairs to the specific needs of your beloved instrument.

Aesthetic Elegance

Beyond functionality, we understand the aesthetic allure of your instrument. Our repairs not only restore playability but also enhance the visual appeal, preserving the timeless beauty of your orchestral companion.

About Cosmo Music Repair Shop

Cosmo Music Repair Shop In-Store Counters | Richmond Hill & Toronto

Over 40 Years of Instrument Repair

Cosmo Music's Repair Shop, established in the early 1980s, began with a commitment to providing excellent craftsmanship and service. Over 40 years later, the shop, now one of Canada's largest and most reputable instrument repair facilities, continues to uphold this commitment. Led by Terry Fitzgerald and original technician Kevin Rohm, the shop boasts a team of over 20 technicians specializing in various instrument repairs, including brass, wind, guitar, electronic, and orchestral strings. Cosmo Music, trusted by schools and musicians in Richmond Hill and Toronto, not only offers customer repairs but also maintains a substantial rental instrument fleet. With a dedication to staying at the forefront of technology, the shop has invested in top-notch equipment to ensure efficient and accurate servicing of instruments.

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