String Instruments Rental for Third Street Music School

Recognized as one of the top violin shops in New York State, Amadeus Strings is pleased to offer its quality string instruments to the Third Street Music School Settlement of New York City starting in 2008. Amadeus Strings specializes in the rental of quality student violins and violas. For both beginning and advancing students, Amadeus Strings offers only high quality European string instruments. All rentals consist of an outfit that includes a hand carved violin/viola, natural horsehair bow, case, and rosin. Insurance is included in your rental fee, protecting you in case of damage of the instrument. Our equity program allows you to apply money from your rental fee towards the purchase of a violin/viola or outfit from Amadeus Strings. Equity accrues at 100% of the first year’s rental fee (excluding insurance and tax), plus 40% of the second year, plus 20% of each additional year.

Key Features:

  • Hand carved with the top made of solid Carpathian resonance spruce
  • Back, sides and neck made of solid maple
  • Inlaid purfling on the top and back
  • All fittings are ebony
  • Thomastik Dominant or equivalent quality strings
  • Oil varnish
  • Natural horsehair bow
  • Lightweight hard case
  • High quality rosin
  • Contoured sponge shoulder rest
  • Fine tuners on all four strings