The Cayuga Music Shop

 
  203 Dey Street     Ithaca, NY 14850     Phone: 607-256-2207     Fax: 607-256-2209     info@cayugamusic.com














Bill Hurley checks the tone on a recent string repair

General Repair Pricing

Cayuga Music Shop is pleased to offer free estimates on services in addition to those listed on our repair price lists. They include, but are not limited to, plating in precious materials, and complete lacquering of instrument bodies.

Shop rate $60.00/hour
Minimum shop charge $15.00
Case repair By estimate
Insurance estimates/appraisals $25.00
Verbal, non-written estimates/appraisals Free

Basic String Repair Pricing

Prices do NOT include parts.

  Violin Viola Cello Bass
Bridge - refit or fix warp $20 $20 $30 $40
Bridge - replace (labor only - see below) $40-60 $40-60 $60-100 $60-100
  Bridge Pricing $10-80 $10-80 $24-220 $75-500
  Bridge types and prices vary according to the quality and condition of the instrument they are to be installed upon. No two bridges are the same. Bridges come to us as "blanks" and must be custom fitted to the instrument.
Clean & Polish $40 $40 $60 $80
Cracks By Estimate Only
Fingerboard - resurface $20 $20 $30 $40
Fingerboard - plane & resurface $40 $40 $60 $80
Nut or Saddle - replace $15 $15 $30 $40
Pegs - refit (per set) $40 $40 $40 N/A
Pegs - replace (includes set of basic pegs) $52 $52 $74 estimate
only
Pegs - repair/fit bushings (per set) $80 $80 $140 estimate
only
Restring (free with purchase of strings) free free free free
Seams (open) - clean & reglue (minimum) $20 $20 $30 $40
Soundpost - reset $5-15 $5-15 $5-15 $5-15
Soundpost - replace $20 $20 $30 $40