Orchestral String Sale

Visit The Music Shoppe nearest you to go hands-on with the year's best selection of intermediate- and professional-level instruments and bows.

The Music Shoppe will donate $10 to the orchestra program of every student that schedules & attends a playtest appointment during the sale. No purchase necessary.

Sale Dates:

The Music Shoppe of Champaign
April 3 - April 6
27 E Marketview Dr, Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 356-8005


The Music Shoppe of Normal
April 13 - April 20
1540 E College Ave, Normal, IL 61761
(309) 452-7436


The Music Shoppe of Springfield
April 24 - April 27
2940 Constitution Dr, Springfield, IL 62704
(217) 529-4840

Schedule your playtest


Learn about the Step-Up Difference


For students that wish to take their playing to the next level, Step-Up instruments offer refined sound, intonation, feel, and flexibility. But more importantly, they're simply more fun to play!

To learn more about the difference an upgraded instrument can make, check out our Step-Up Difference guide!



Apply Your Rental Equity


Families renting a string instrument from The Music Shoppe may apply up to 36 months of continuous rental equity toward the purchase of an intermediate- or professional-level string instrument. 

Text The Music Shoppe at (309) 452-7436 to get an up-to-date quote on your equity!


Financing Options for Any Budget


After applying any rental equity to your purchase, The Music Shoppe has a variety of financing options to split your purchase into affordable monthly payments. Plans include short or long-term in-house financing and deferred interest financing from Synchrony. 


Get preapproved for Synchrony Financing