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We will be Closed Saturday July 24, 2021 due to road closures of the Founders Day Parade 
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Cassandra Strings has been serving the Illinois school music community since 1994. We specialize in the string and band instrument sales, accessories, lessons, rentals and repairs for both the student and professional. We have two stores which are located in Algonquin and Evanston Illinois and service schools in the greater Chicago Suburban area as well as private individuals. We strive to provide competitive pricing, service and quality.

Those that would like to make an appointment please follow the link below for our online appointment schedule, or call your desired store at (847) 458-7386 (Algonquin)  (847) 423-2841 (Evanston)

Online Appointment Portal

Appointments recommended for Instrument Purchases.

Business Hours:

Algonquin Store-  10:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday thru Thursday, Saturday 10:00 am to 2:00 

Evanston  Store- 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm Monday thru Thursday, Saturday 10:00 am to 2:00 

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