Orchestral Strings

Prussin Music has been the first choice for countless string players since  the mid-1990’s, whether they are professionals or have yet to pick up their first instrument. All of our instruments are available for rent and purchase as new, nearly new or used at a range of affordable prices. Each instrument, whether new or used, is checked over and cleaned by one of our talented repair technicians.


With a wide array of makes available, we stock high quality student instruments and popular choices for professional musicians. We carry the following manufacturers: Eastman, Gliga,  Heinrich Gill, Ivan DunovJay Haide, StrunalDvorakSuzuki, and Yamaha.

What each student instrument includes:  Each violin comes with a high-quality Wittner tailpiece, real ebony fingerboard and pegs, high quality strings, a hard case or quality padded gig bag, rosin, and choice of real wood or carbon fiber bow.

Exchanges:  We carry orchestral string instruments in every size, even upright basses in 1/4 and 1/2 sizes.  Exchanges are easy within the orchestral string department.  Our exchange policy – Should you wish to exchange instruments, we offer a buy back warranty.  You will receive a full refund deducting a predetermined monthly rate for the time period you had the the instrument which you can then apply against the purchase of the next instrument.  Or, if it works more to yoru benefit, we will deduct 50% of what we would sell the incoming instrument for from the purchase price of the new instrument.

Other string accessories are available for purchase, including sponges and shoulder rests, extra or replacement strings, mutes, wolf-tone eliminators, and cello endpin stoppers. Visit our Orchestral Strings Accessories page for more information on how to get started.

A quick overview of our orchestral strings:


Orchestral String Rentals

Available for purchase starting from $200.00 (used)



Available for purchase starting from $400.00 (used).


Orchestral String Rentals Cellos

Available for purchase starting from $750.00  (used).

Double Bass


Available for purchase starting from $1500.00 (used).

We also offer intermediate and professional Orchestral Strings:  Learn more here

Want more information?  Visit our main Instrument page!

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