March 13, 2017

Grace Music School and the LIVS

Attention Violin / Viola / Cello Students & Parents

Receive one month of music instruction and three months instrument rental COMPLETELY FREE by registering for three months of lessons at Grace Music School! Beginners of all ages welcome.

LI’s premier music establishments, Grace Music School and the LIVS have joined forces to make this amazing offer, which expires March 20th. Call us today! There has never been a opportunity like this to try out music lessons!

Lessons take place at Grace Music School locations in Melville at the Steinway Piano Showroom (Route 110 near the Whitman Mall) and in Northport on Route 25A.
Experience the joy of music.
Call Grace Music School at 631-470-9705 (Melville) / 631-239-6169 (Northport).
March 13, 2017

LIVS at LIU Post String Day

Charles Rufino and the Long Island Violin Shop will be joining the

LIU Post String Professors for LIU POST STRING DAY Saturday, April 8th.

The event will take place from 9am-1pm at the LIU POST, Department of Music, Fine Arts Center. The event will include a full morning of master classes, performances, and workshops.

The LIVS will be there with accessories available for purchase and for assessments of any problems you may be having with your instrument. Bring your instrument to participate in all events!

For registration and additional information please visit: or contact:

November 27, 2015

Gift Cards On Sale Now!

Limitless 10% Off All Gift Cards Now Thru December 12th

  • Order a $500 Gift Card - Pay Only $450
  • Order a $200 Gift Card - Pay Only $180
  • Order a $100 Gift Card - Pay Only $90
  • Order a $50 Gift Card - Pay Only $45

There is no limit to the number of gift cards that you order, or redeem, for any purchase. Interested in upgrading your bow this season? Buy enough gift cards to cover the full price of your purchase, and you'll receive 10% off the total. Want to buy a $5500 cello? Now's the time to save a whopping $550 and bring that price down to $4950. Just order multiple gift cards for the total amount you want to spend.

You can order gift cards for yourself and take advantage of the savings, or buy them as a present for loved ones.

Combine our online gift cards with our extremely low standard shipping rates ($5 in most cases), and you're really saving big. Just enter code LIMITLESS during your online checkout.

This offer expires December 12, 2015 at Midnight.
Visit one of our two retail locations or shop online today!

March 24, 2015

New Products Added For 2015

Hey LIVS friends and fans. We just wanted to let you know that we have a ton of new products listed for 2015, and have updated pricing and availability for a heap of other stuff. Check out the latests from K&M which includes some new options for gigging musicians.

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November 25, 2014

Announcing Our 2014 Extended Holiday Hours

Check out this blog post for the latest update to our 2014 Extended Holiday Schedule...

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July 30, 2014

Breaking News: LIVS New East Setauket Location

We are proud to announce that to better serve musicians who live in Eastern Long Island, we opened a second location August 2014 in East Setauket

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July 01, 2014

New Pirastro String Selections & Pricing

We recently received a huge update from our friends at Nova Strings and Pirastro. Their annual catalogue update is in the process of being input into our website, so you'll be sure to find many more string choices than ever before. And remember; we sell all of our products at the Lowest Advertised Price, so you know that at the Long Island Violin Shop, you're getting the best deal online and in our retail store.

Be on the lookout for a whole gaggle of strings not previously offered online by the LIVS including:

  • Aricore
  • Chromcor
  • Eudoxa
  • The Jazzer
  • Evah Pirazzi
  • Flexocor
  • Pirastro Gold
  • Obligato
  • Oliv
  • Passione
  • Permanent
  • Piranito
  • Tonica
  • ... And More!