Rental and sale of string instruments, includes electric instruments and their accessories.
Fein Stringed Instruments has served professionals and students since 1982 with superior service and a fine selection of Violins, Violas, and Cellos. We are a string instrument shop that specializes in hand-made violins, violas, cellos, and bows. Our Shop is located in St. Paul, MN and our instruments are played by enthusiasts all over the U.S., Europe, Asia, Canada, Central America, and South America.
Andrew Fein, the luthier and owner, has 25 years experience in his field. All the instruments that we sell are set up, adjusted and checked by Andy and the musicians on our staff. If the instrument does not meet our requirements, we don't sell it. Our Instruments are set up with professional quality bridges and strings. Every Instrument in our shop includes a bow and case, a 100% trade up value, and a 1 year warranty. We want you to be absolutely, fully satisfied with your purchase. We are confident you'll find your instrument to be great sounding and a great value. You always have 10 days after the date you receive the instrument to return it and receive a full refund and we will arrange for return shipping at no cost to you.
We feature instruments made in our partner shop the Rigidio Riva workshop in Sardinia, Italy. We also offer instruments by the makers Francois Costa and D. Albert from Markneukirchen, Germany. All of these instruments are made for us using our specifications regarding wood age, grain structure, measurements, and varnish formula. Our instruments are unique and are available exclusively through us.
We are also constantly in the process of acquiring and restoring fine, older instruments. Our current selections of older instruments are included in the instrument web pages.