Repair & Restoration
Cassandra Strings offers complete repair and restoration services for Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass, Trumpet, Clarinet, Sax, Oboe, Flute and Trombone. We have been serving the Northwest Chicago area since 1994 and have over 45 years of repair and restoration experience. Cassandra Thuneman has studied under the tutelage of master luthiers continuously since her interest in string repairs began, and has passed down her knowledge and skills to her own shop staff. The staff demonstrates their dedication to offering instrument repairs and restorations of the highest quality every day. Our shop staff have the unique ability to handle not only simple repairs quickly and efficiently but the complex with an eye to detail. Cassandra Strings is not happy until the client is completely satisfied!
Cassandra String's services include but are not limited to:
- Bow Rehairs
- Component Pricing
- Insurance Appraisals
- Repairs and Restoration
- Specification & Measurements Documentation
Be sure to contact Cassandra Strings for the following repair and restoration matters. We will be able to provide pricing estimates based on the work needed.
- Neck Reset
- Soundpost Setting
- Fingerboard Shaping
- Bow Rehair and Repair
- Internal Structural Defects
- Cracks and Broken Instruments
- Partial or Complete Restoration Including Varnish
- Impediments Such as Buzzing or Vibrations
- Difficult to Determine Problems with Sound & Playability
We now have a Woodwind and Brass Department led by expert technicians who believe no job is too big or too small! Whether it is a small adjust or a complete overhaul and restoration, our technicians are here for the job.