Welcome to Aeolian Strings. We are a full service string instrument shop conveniently located at the corner of 17th Avenue and 4th Street SW. You will find us on the second floor, easy to locate just above ‘The Tilted Kilt’ Pub. We would like to help provide you with what you need to make you or your child’s musical experience a positive one. We offer a full range of services including repairs, rentals, restorations, insurance appraisals, and sales of modern and Baroque violin, viola, cello, base violin, viola da gamba, mandolin and guitar. Aeolian Strings is happy to provide shipping services to you if you do not live in Calgary.
Aeolian Strings has a comprehensive selection of string instruments from beginner to professional. We carry both new and used instruments and we also have rental and consignment instruments available. We have everything you need for your instrument from strings, bows, cases, shoulder rests, endpin rests and rosin to polish and metronomes. Aeolian Strings also carries the Suzuki method, RCM, Barbara Barber’s “Solos” series, the Fiddle Club books and CD’s and many more.
We have a friendly and helpful staff to look after your needs. Luthier Ross Hill has been working on string instruments for 45 years and is well known throughout Canada for his outstanding knowledge and craftsmanship. Working in the front of the store you will find Charlene Hambly-Hill, Nykita Hambly-Hill, Andrew Scholz, and Ty Stewart.
Please feel free to contact us if you require any further information or help. We look forward to being of service to you. Come down and see us. Cheers!
Ross, Charlene, Nykita, Andrew, and Ty