Australia's Orchestral String Specialists

Quality violins, violas, cellos & double basses for all players, professionally setup by the Luthiers in our workshop.

Start enjoying all the benefits that music has to offer by booking an appointment with one of our experts today.

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Latest Products

GEWA Air Avantgarde 2.4

Oblong Violin Case

Ultimate Starter Pack for Violin 4/4

BowZo Bow Guide

for Violin/Viola

Larsen Il Cannone

Cello Strings

Rent an Instrument with Us! 

Renting a violin, viola, cello or double bass can be the perfect way to start learning. We offer affordable and flexible payment options, and you can change sizes any time as you or your child grows. And, at any point while you are renting a beginner instrument, you can claim your first three months rent toward purchasing a new instrument*.

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About Us

The Sydney String Centre was established in 1991 by David and Carmel Glanville in the family Garage. Carmel’s years of experience as a player and teacher, combined with David’s expertise as a maker and repairer, allowed The Sydney String Centre to be a truly specialised hub for orchestral string instruments.

Pay Later Options 

Our selection of pay later options give you the freedom to own what you want now, and pay later! We offer Zip, which allows for purchases up to $5000, and Openpay, which allows for purchases up to $7000. Terms and conditions apply.

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