Repair Pricing 

All instruments left for repair must be in a hard case!

Pricing updated May 2021

The below prices are based on instruments in good playing condition with normal wear and tear. Additional costs for repairs may be needed in order to complete the repair.  Since there is no way for us to estimate an instrument over the phone, we do not quote repair jobs without being able to see them.

 

BRASSWINDS

Full Service: Instruments will be disassembled, ultrasonically cleaned and flushed. Mouthpiece will be cleaned. Case will be cleaned inside and out. Instrument will be fitted with all new corks and felts, play tested and adjusted for proper play condition. Dent work extra. Hand polishing of silver-plated instruments extra. Trombone slide work extra. 

Ultrasonic Cleaning: is a method of cleaning that uses a mild water-based detergent to vibrate calcium/particulate build-up from the interior of an instrument.  The horn is immersed in the running machine for 2-4 minutes, then thoroughly rinsed clean and dried.  Annual cleanings are recommended to keep your brass in good lasting condition.

Vintage horns assessed on a case-by-case basis.

 

Lacquer/Nickel

Silver
Trumpet/Fluglehorn $60.00 $75.00
Intermediate/Pro Trumpet $75.00 $90.00
Trombone $50.00 $70.00
Trombone w/trigger $60.00 $80.00
Trombone w/ double trigger $70.00 $90.00
Single French Horn $60.00 $80.00
Double French Horn $70.00 $90.00
Professional F-Horn $90.00 $110.00
Baritone/3 Valve Euphonium $70.00 $90.00
4 Valve Euphonium $80.00 $100.00
Professional Euphonium $90.00 $120.00
3/4 Tuba / 3 Valve Sousaphone $90.00 $120.00
Tuba / 4 Valve Sousaphone $120.00 $150.00
Professional Tuba $150.00 $180.00

Miscellaneous Brass Repairs

Refit valves & casings $30.00 & up
Trombone slide work $50.00 & up
Dent work $50.00 & up
Stuck slides $20.00 & up
Stuck mouthpiece $10.00
Solder work $20.00 & up
Silver solder $30.00 & up
Clean & restring F-horn valve $15.00 each
Re-cork Mutes $15.00 & up each
 

Repairs not listed are based on time and materials.

Please ask for estimate.
(A $10.00 fee will apply if work is not completed)


Hourly bench rate is $60.00

All prices are subject to change.

 

 

Full time repair technicians are members of:

 

 


 

 

WOODWINDS

Play Condition: Instruments will be wiped down on the outside, swabbed on the inside. Oil will be applied to the bore of wood instruments. Mouthpiece will be cleaned. Case will be cleaned inside and out. Includes all regulations, adjustments, lubrication, corks, felts, and up to 3 pads for proper play condition. Instrument will be play tested by the repair technician.

Full Service includes services listed above in addition to a complete tear down, ultrasonically cleaned body, and replacement of up to 6 pads. Additional pads, springs, and dent work; extra charges may accrue. 

Add 25% for step-up instruments. Vintage horns assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Play Condition Full Service
Piccolo $60.00 $125.00
Flute $60.00 $125.00
Open hole flute $80.00 $175.00
Oboe $90.00 $200.00
Oboe - intermediate  $100.00 $300.00
Full Conservatory Oboe Charged for Time
Bassoon Charged for Time
Clarinet Eb/Bb $60.00 $150.00
Alto Clarinet $90.00 $200.00
 Bass Clarinet $90.00 $250.00
 Alto Sax $90.00 $250.00
 Tenor/ Soprano Sax $95.00 $300.00
 Baritone Sax $100.00 $400.00

Miscellaneous Woodwind Repairs

Piccolo head joint cork $25.00
Flute head joint cork $25.00
Refit flute/piccolo joint $25.00 each
Bocal cork $35.00 each
Clarinet tenon cork $20.00 each
Saxophone neck cork $20.00 each
Solder work $20.00 & up
Silver solder $30.00 & up
Dent Work  Charged on time

REPADS

Repads include complete disassembly, ultrasonic cleaning, polishing of body and keys. Instrument will be assembled with new pads and corks (springs as needed). Instrument will be play tested and adjusted for proper playing condition. Dent work extra. Cork pads and special-order pads are extra, please ask for estimate. If not specified below please expect an additional 25% for professional models.

Piccolo - plastic/metal $275.00
Piccolo - wood $375.00
Flute $275.00
Open hole flute $375.00
Oboe (student plastic) $500.00
Oboe (intermediate plastic) $650.00
Oboe (intermediate wood) $750.00
Full Conservatory Oboe By Estimate Only
Bassoon (student) $850.00
Clarinet Eb/Bb - plastic $275.00
Clarinet Eb/Bb - wood $375.00
Alto Clarinet - plastic $400.00
Alto Clarinet - wood $500.00
Bass Clarinet - plastic $600.00
Bass Clarinet - wood $800.00
 Alto Sax $700.00 & up
 Tenor/ Soprano Sax $800.00 & up
 Baritone Sax By Estimate Only
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