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Your child wants to take Violin, Viola, Cello, or Bass lessons, but where to start?

How much should you spend? What if they change their mind? What happens when they need a larger size? Adults picking up or returning to any of these instruments have similar concerns. This FAQ attempts to anticipate your questions, but as always, we're here to answer the call should you need more assistance.


We've Got Answers!

Can't find answers in our F.A.Q.? Please feel free to call us at (855) 343 - 3535 and one of our pros will assist you.

LIVS Is Different

We're not a mega-store; the Long Island Violin Shop is a full service Violin Studio that sells, services, repairs and rents superior instruments and accessories. We specialize in the Violin family, and nothing else. Our passionate staff are professional players and skilled luthiers. We give honest consultation, and treat your instruments with utmost care.