8 Well-Known Violin Stores in Alaska

July 20, 2016


Among the 50 states of USA, Alaska is known to be the largest state by area. Though it is the largest, it is the 3rd least populous and most of the population resides in the Anchorage metropolitan area. Most of the violin shops in this state also lies in Anchorage. So for musicians and string players wanting instruments in the violin family, below shows the compilation of violin shops in Alaska. Check it out for accessible information required in acquiring quality and suitable bowed instrument.


1. Petr's Violin Shop & Guitar Central



Petr’s Violin Shop can be found adjacent to Guitar Central. The Violin Shop offers the sales of violins, basses, cellos, and mandolins as well as the restoration and repairs of violins in their fully equipped workshop while the Guitar Central offers Fender instruments. For nearly 30 years, they offer expert help and advice to amateur and professional players.


Website: http://www.violinsguitars.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/petrs.violin
Address: 1408 Hyder St, Anchorage, AK 99501, USA
Tel: +1 907-276-1800
Email: shop@violinsguitars.com


2. John Osnes Violins



John Osnes is a violin maker in Anchorage, Alaska and also a violin player at some orchestras. His instruments include the violins, violas, cellos, guitars, mandolins and various other musical instruments. He also provides  the buy and sell of bows, cases, strings and most accessories dealing with the violin family in the shop.


Website: http://osnesviolins.com
Address: 8900 Jupiter Dr, Anchorage, AK 99507, USA
Tel: 907-346-3609
Email: johnno@gci.net


3. Music Mart & Studios



Since 1949, this family owned and locally operated music store has been serving the musicians in Alaska. They have been offering the sales and repairs musical instruments particularly in the World's best brand as well as sheet music and music supplies. Rentals of quality band and orchestral instruments are also offered in a reduced price. 


Website: http://www.musicmartandstudios.com
Address: 413 Noble St, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
Tel: (907) 452-4500
Email: musicmartak@gmail.com


4. The Music Man



The Music Man is recognized as Alaska’s favorite shop in providing the sales and repairs of band and orchestra instruments. These items are also provided through their own rental program. The staff in store provide friendly and professional services to every musicians in need.


Website: http://musicmanstore.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheMusicManAlaska
Address: 4637 Old Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99503, USA
Tel: (907) 561-7001
Fax: (907) 562-6529
Email: info@musicmanstore.com


5. Grassroots Guitar Co



This music store, aside from providing the buy and sell of any types of stringed instruments, has been the best repair shop with the full service applicable. They carry Alaskan tested brands and accept special orders too. Check out their online site for more details or visit their Fairbanks store for musicians who need help in their instrument.


Website: http://grassrootsguitar.co
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GrassrootsGuitarCo
Address: 1019 College Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
Tel: (907) 451-7668
Email: info@grassrootsguitar.co


6. Pro Music



Since establishment in 1988, Pro Music has been a retailer of musical instruments and mining equipment in competitive prices along with great and professional customer service. All repairs are made to guarantee satisfaction of customers. Educational services are also provided by available staff of music teachers in store.


Website: http://www.promusicalaska.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Pro-Music-181265441916967
Address: 300 Front St, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
Tel: (907) 456-1994
Fax: (907) 451-1999
Email: sales@promusicalaska.com


7. Horn Doctor Music Store



Horn Doctor Music Store is a family owned business and has been serving the area of Anchorage since 1984. John Kagerer opened this store as a full service provider of music related items including some of the rarer instruments. Rent-To- Own program is also offered to acquire a high quality instrument available in store.

Website: http://www.horndoc.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/horndoc
Address: 1000 Ingra St, Anchorage, AK 99501, USA
Tel: (907) 272-4676
Fax: (907) 272-9654
Email: info@horndoc.com


8. Oviolin


Besides those shops mentioned above, our shop, though not based in Alaska, has delivered to any players and orchestra members anywhere in this place! So refer in our violin catalogue before you buy an instrument you're interested in.


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