Chicago Strings

Wildcard Advantage Partner

Chicago Strings is a full-service violin shop located in the heart of Evanston, offering both fine antique and modern stringed instruments as well as professional level instrument and bow repairs. We offer fine antique instruments, top modern instruments, as well as the best sounding student instruments available at a fair price. Chicago Strings also carries strings, accessories, cases, sheet music, instructional books, and titles used by local music schools and teachers. We offer a full-service workshop including quality bow and instrument repairs as well as tonal adjustments.

910 Sherman Ave.
Evanston, IL 60202

Phone: 847-440-7940

Web Site:


  • 20% off accessories
  • 10% off strings
  • 10% off Musafia cases
  • 15% off BAM cases
  • 20% off all other cases

Students/Residents: Yes
Student Spouse/Partners: Yes
Faculty/Staff (includes Spouse/Partners): Yes
Contractors & Part-Time/Temp Employees: Yes