Frequently Asked Questions
What Payments Do You Accept?
We prefer cash, but also accept Visa, Mastercard, AMEX, Discover.
How Much Is it to Repair My Instrument?
Bring your instrument into our shop for a free estimate. This way we can get you an accurate quote for the repair. Unfortunately without seeing the horn, it is near impossible to let you know how much it will be.
How Long Will a Repair Take?
When you bring your instrument in for a free estimate on repairs needed, we can let you know the turn around time.
Do You Buy Instruments?
Currently we are not buying any instruments. We recommend checking back in the summer to see if we are again buying.
How Often Should I Clean my Brass Instrument?
You should be giving your brass instrument a bath at home about once a month or every other month at the very least. If you are unsure how to care for your instrument, stop by the shop and we would be happy to show you or find the PDF under the Instrument Care area of this website for a print out.
When Should I Bring my Woodwind Instrument in for Repair?
Generally, woodwind instrument should be taken to the repair shop at least once a year for a normal 'tune-up' consisting of adjustment, key oiling, and replacing any worn pads. Flutes and oboes are more finiky and may see the repair shop two or more times a year for minor adjustments.