Renting Stringed Instruments in the DC Area

Posted 7 years ago by B&B Music Lessons

Violin, Cello, Viola, Bass Rentals in DC, MD, VA

Is your child starting violin lessons, but still without his or her own instrument? If so, you’re in luck! Renting your child’s violin could be just the way to go.  B&B Music Lessons has solid relationships with two outstanding shops that offer violin and strings rentals for beginners and experienced musicians alike.
And if you’re still looking to enroll your child in music lessons, you can’t go wrong with B&B! Our experienced, professional instructors will come right to your home, so you won’t have to fight traffic to get your child to lessons. Whether you or your child is interested in the violin, drums, trombone, or piano, we’re sure to have just the instructor for you. Give us a call to learn more about our music lessons today.

Gailes’ Violin Shop

Gail's Violin Shop

Gail’s Violin Shop, College Park MD


Gailes’ Violin Shop is located in College Park, MD which is convenient for students who live in Silver Spring, Bowie, Upper Marlboro, MD as well as Capitol Hill and NE DC.  This is another local business that we highly recommend.  And their electricity is 100% from wind power.  Now that’s green!

The Potter Violin Company

Located in Takoma Park, MD, The Potter Violin Company is the perfect location for families living in Maryland or Northwest D.C. B&B has been referring violin students to Potter’s for nearly ten years, and it’s hard to find a more professional shop.

Potter's Violin Shop

Potter’s Violin Shop, Bethesda MD

Potter’s is the largest strings store in the area. It has a wide range of instruments to serve both beginning students and experts. And many of their staffers are musicians and teachers themselves, so they take pride in setting up all of their instruments, from beginners’ to top end models. With affordable options and a rent-to-own program, Potter’s is hard to beat. Check out their extensive selection today.

Foxes Music Company

Foxes Music Company is in Falls Church, so it’s the ideal strings rental location for students in Northern Virginia (Arlington, Fairfax, Alexandria).

Foxes Music, Falls Church VA

Foxes Music, Falls Church VA

With over 60 years’ experience, Foxes is Virginia’s go-to strings source. Their violin rentals start at just $9 per month, and like Potter’s, they have an excellent rent-to-buy option. So stop by Foxes Music Company today to see what awesome instruments are waiting for your child.

Violin, Cello, Viola, Bass Lessons

Once you’re all set up with a great instrument and ready to start lessons, contact us and we’ll set you up with one of our home violin teachers! With our expert instruction, your child will be playing like a pro before you know it!

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