Our promises to customers:

  • We provide one year warranty for all new instrument (not including the strings)
  • We provide alterations and adjustments of bridge, pegs, nut and soundpost for all new instruments free of charge.
  • All instruments bought from us enjoy a special discounted price on future repairs and services.
  • Customers who bought stringed instruments from us may bring their instruments to our shop for checking/inspection prior to taking examination or performance at no charge.




    Be it a newly bought violin or one that is being used for a few months, very often, a "set up" is necessary to allow your violin to perform at its best and to allow you to practice and perform at your best. This is how we do it at Arco Strings:


    If you happen to have an old violin of over 30 years, chances are that the glue holding all the parts together might get too dry and let go. You may end up with open seams and buzzing sound. See how we cure it at Arco Strings:

    The Tradition begins with the elder Dario in 1935 at Firenzuola, continues with his son Paolo, and is now carried into the new century with his grandchildren Dario,Sofia and Lapo, who work with their father in Florence.