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My son's clarinet has a sticky key and we went to
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's in Indianapolis and they estimated $58 repair cost. We bought the clarinet at $150 two years ago and I thought $58 repair cost for $150 clarinet was not worth it. We didn't fix it at the store. Several months later I heard about
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& SALES and went there for estimate. It was a very busy season just before new school year start. However, they fixed it the next day and the repair fee is only $20. The clarinet works excellent now. Thank you Musician's Repair & Sales.
- Hankyu L.
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Personal attention and responsiveness from top staff/owners that was extraordinary.
Practical and affordable suggestions and methods.
Listens carefully to customer needs and ideas and then suggests an array of options.
- Ellen G.
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Mr
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has taken care of my wife's instruments (violas and violins) for several years. It is our opinion that there is no one who can provide better service and the prices are worth the level of expertise that he demonstrates. He always has the instruments done when promised. We have always been satisfied with the quality of the work.
- David H.
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Call
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on a Sunday morning after seeing a piano for sale that we were interested in.
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agreed to take a 3 1/2 hour trip to look at the piano that day as to not miss out.
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inspected the piano and gave a polite but honest assessment of the condition and value of the piano as well as estimated cost to restore functional and condition.
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was courteous to me as well as the piano owner and provided expert knowledge on the piano's condition as well as work need.
Although we passed on the piano I have seen
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' rebuild and restoration work first hand and would call him again to look at or work on a piano for me.
- Tim O.
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Where do I start. Calling Rich a consummate piano tuner is almost an insult to what he does. He's a rare and gifted artisan who can build pianos from scratch and also happens to tune and maintain them wonderfully. He's been tuning my Steinway since I bought it around 8 years ago (he specializes in Steinway and used to be Steinway's top technician in Boston). But what he really does is elevate my piano into a realm of perfection that makes it a complete joy to play. He has also done voicing work, one time he took out the entire action and brought it back later to fix barely perceptible inconsistencies. My music stand was getting difficult to move so he took it away and reshaped it slightly so it works better. It was be impossible for me to overstate how good a job he does or how highly and enthusiastically I would recommend him to anyone who owns a fine piano.
- MATTHEW B.
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I personally couldnt be any happier with the workmanship and effort
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and his crew put into their work. Its refreshing to get advice from someone who actually expresses full dedication and passion in being a luthier. The quality of work is 2nd to none, and he truly cares about the customer before anything else. 1st impressions are a big thing for me, and i walked in this shop feeling like i knew these people for years. After seeing my guitar done for the first time, I was shocked at how much more alive the guitar looked. It was breathing new life.
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took the time to explain in great detail everything he did on the guitar and helped be better understand the instrument as well. So, to say the least, my experience at Luthiers was simply world class.
- Anthony L.
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came and assessed the house to determine which entrance would "fit"
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the best. She and her employees laid down blankets and plywood sheets to protect my new hardwood floor from damage. The room
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was being move into was a tight fit, but she and the crew worked carefully and it was in place exactly where I wanted it to be. Two weeks later she made an appointment with me and returned to tune
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. It sounds wonderful!!
- Denise H.
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is a luthier shop that is run out of the owners' house. It's a family endeavor, and it shows in a very favorable way. And, while it's a bit out of the way - my own drive from the
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Bench district was about 7 miles, or 20 minutes - I found it well worth the drive. They do have stated business hours but because they run
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out of their house, they seem to be very flexible about accommodating hours outside the normal business hours to help you adjust to the vagaries and demands of your own life.

I took a new and reasonably expensive violin to have a tailpiece changed. There was also some buzzing so I had them check the seams on the bouts, as well. The initial inspection revealed three seams that needed to be repaired. Later, on closer inspection, they found a total of seven seams had separated and needed to be re-glued. Despite the additional work they stuck with their already very reasonable original estimate and completed all the work in 2 days.

The instruments they rent and sell vary from a moderate, but still reasonable student instrument, to those suitable for professionals. And, while they focus on violins and violas, they also carry a few cellos and basses.

The price rating I'm giving this shop is based on the repair costs, not the sale of instruments, which can vary dramatically.

This small and intimate but very professional shop is a bit off the beaten path but I'll be taking my own instruments to them for all my luthier needs in the future.
- Anthony M.
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put a higher nut on my old Tele and managed to save the old nut in case I ever wanted to get it back to original condition. He also took it apart and cleaned all the electrical connections and tightened up everything that had gotten loose over the years. Also, because it wasn't too much out of his way he picked it up and returned it after he had finished. He did an excellent job on all of it.
- Jim R.
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The service you receive with KY music is amazing. Big city musical experience with southern hospitality. Not to mention their prices were better than any other store I have been in. Wish I could rate them better than what I could.
- Corey C.
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All Guitar Repairs in Skokie, IL

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A SOUND EDUCATION

9433 OGDEN AVE
Brookfield, IL
Since 2001, a sound education has provided the community with expert music lessons, repairs...

A440 VIOLIN SHOP

2222 W ROSCOE ST
Chicago, IL
9 employees, no subs. cost is determined by the service or purchase.

ALDEN'S PIANO CO

596 THORNDALE RD
Waukegan, IL
Complete piano service. serving the chicagoland since 1885. licensed and insured.

American Virtual Associates

304 Whitelaw Avenue
East Alton, IL
American virtual associates, over the last five years, has expanded into one of the leading...

BRI-LYN MUSIC

1017 HOLLY CT
Lockport, IL
Musical instrument repair, specializing in woodwinds, but also repair brass instruments all...

CASSANDRA STRINGS

215 S MAIN ST
Algonquin, IL

CHICAGO PERCUSSION RENTAL

1552 Tulip Tree Court
Glenview, IL
Delivery & pickup. 7 daya week. 7am to midnight

CHICAGO PIANO SERVICE INC

525 FOREST AVE
River Forest, IL
Registered piano technician on staff. paypal available for on-line payments.

Conder's Piano Service

4417 Raney Way
Charlotte, NC
Conder’s piano service has been serving the charlotte area since 1954! we are large enough...

D L PIANO WORKS

30 EVERGREEN LN
Carpentersville, IL
Family owned business, custom piano remanufacturing , player piano service and rebuilding,...

Danche Guitar Co

906 Madison St
Oak Park, IL
Best luthier in chicagoland hand crafted guitars,guitar repair,guitar lessons,buy &...

DL PianoWorks

30 Evergreen Lane
Carpentersville, il

DrMIDI Piano Service

9314 S 82nd Ct
Hickory Hills, IL
Drmidi piano service has been servicing the chicago area since 2007. a regular tuning is only...

Ellman's Music Center Inc

508 W 5th Ave
Naperville, IL
Cost is determine by job.

FAT CAT GUITARS & MUSIC LTD

2271 RANDALL RD
Carpentersville, IL
Guitar repair

Fay Furniture Services Inc.

8 North 6th Avenue
Maywood, IL
Family owned business ran by father, wife and son.

Fix This! Musical Instrument Repair Inc

746 E Northwest Hwy
Palatine, IL
Repairs and rentals of high-quality new and used woodwind and brass instruments. we now offer...

Gary Messling Piano Tuning & Service

302 N Carlyle Pl
Arlington Heights, IL
Professional piano tuning & services for all pianos; grands and uprights. all tuning and...

Gay-Cierge

Chicago, IL
Gay-cierge is chicago's luxury concierge service catering exclusively to chicago's lgbt...

GEOFF BENGE'S GUITAR SHOP

1014 W Belmont Ave # 2
Chicago, IL

Glowacki Music Service

9909 Menard Ave
Oak Lawn, IL
Glowacki music service has exactly what you are looking for in music. we specialize in...

GOODRICH VIOLIN SHOP

1045 Pearl St.
Boulder, CO
Instrument repair, making, sales and accessories.

GRAHAM PIANO SERVICE INC

512 S MAIN ST
Sycamore, IL
Occasional sub contracting, but do almost everything myself. tuning in particular is too much...

HOUSE OF ENGL AMPS

3640 DEMPSTER ST
Skokie, IL

Kobers Instrument Repair

742 Feather Sound Ln
Bolingbrook, IL
Musical instrument repair

Kraz Construction

9434 Indianapolis Blvd
Highland, IN
Kraz construction and their experienced staff of product specialists and installers have been...

MAD Custom Wood Working

22003 Howell Drive
New Lenox, IL
I specialize in custom kitchen cabinets, vanities, repairing furniture, restoring &...

Midlothian Music

3835 147th St
Midlothian, IL
Family owned. lessons available monday through saturday.

Music Lab Inc

PO Box 401
Lansing, IL
Holiday hours (thanksgiving through new year's) includes sun 10:00 am-5:00 pm. 7 employees.

MUSIC STARTS HERE

4125 Main St
Skokie, IL

Paul N Bassett

842 S. Cuyler Ave.
Oak Park, IL
Owner operated

PIANO TRENDS MUSIC CO

35 BERKSHIRE DRIVE
Crystal Lake, IL
Serving chicagoland since 1990. piano sales. piano rentals (home, event and concert) piano...

PICKLE PIANO CO

104 W LAKE ST
Bloomingdale, IL
9 employees. also doing business as: pickle piano & church organ systems.

PRECISION PIANO SERVICES INC

3532 W Belden Ave
Chicago, IL
2 employees. cost is determined by the job. no travel charges.

SAXOPHONE SHOP

4819 MAIN ST
Skokie, IL

SEMAN VIOLINS

4504 OAKTON ST
Skokie, IL

STANJOHN RESTORERS-FINE ANTQ

2338 W FULLERTON AVE
Chicago, IL
Family owned and operated since 1993 specializing in high quality repairs and restorations of...

The Music Room, Ltd.

26 N Brockway St
Palatine, IL
Since 1994, the music room has been a hub for music products, instruction, resources,...

THE SAXOPHONE SHOP

4125 Main St
Skokie, IL

THIRD COAST GUITAR

159 N RACINE
Chicago, IL
Third coast guitar service is a full service repair facility located in chicago’s west loop....

Trader Jon's

1514 N Cedar Lake Rd
Round Lake Beach, IL
Trader jon’s is a family owned/family run business. we proudly present one of the most...

Tully's Shop, Guitar Repair & Customizing

4 N. 310 Pine Grove Ave.
Bensenville, IL
I am the sole employee here at the shop. what this means is consistant work performance. i...

Weiss Woodwind Instrument Repair

16273 CR 20
Goshen, IN
Weiss woodwind instrument repair, has provided superior repair, restoration, and maintenance...
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