Pricing + Services

Same-day Service (by the hour)

$80/hr — Book any number of hours for same day service.

*Note--You do not have to be present for the repairs, but are welcome to stay and watch if you desire. Instruments can be dropped off at an earlier date and/or picked up at a later date. Not all jobs are possible for same day service. For questions regarding timing of appointments, please visit the FAQ or contact pages.

Crack Repairs

  • Pins — $30/each
  • Tone Hole Replacement — $75/each
  • Carbon Fiber Band — $75/one; $60/additional

A La Carte Items

  • Joint Corks/Bass Clarinet Neck Corks — $25/each
  • Bass Clarinet Joint Corks — $35/each
  • Thumb Rest Installation/Moved — $40 (does not include new thumb rest)
  • Register Tube Replacement — $50 (includes new tube and pad)
  • Barrel Shortening — $45
  • Upper Joint Cork Re-Pad — $240
  • Full Valentino Re-Pad — $375 (brand new instruments only)

Specialty Work

  • Low F Correction Mechanism — $800
    • Includes silver plating. Gold is slightly extra.
    • Instrument must be in top mechanical condition. If it is not, there will be extra charges for standard pad and key work. 

Basic Full Set-Up (new instruments under 2 years)

$530 — Includes replacement of all pads, joint corks and bumper key corks to more durable materials; sealing and leveling of tone holes as necessary; balancing of spring action for a crisp feel; proper key fitting to rid the instrument of unnecessary lost motion and excessive noise.   *Slightly older instruments in excellent condition may be considered for the new price upon inspection.*

Basic Overhaul (instruments manufactured ~1970-2015)

$750 — Includes full key polishing, restoration of wood as needed, replacement of all pads, joint corks and bumper key corks to more durable materials, sealing and leveling of tone holes, balancing of spring action, replacement of springs as necessary, proper key fitting to rid the instrument of unnecessary lost motion and excessive noise.  *Instruments manufactured prior to 1970 and those in particularly poor condition may incur extra costs, which will be discussed upon inspection of the instrument.*

Pro Full Set-Up (new instruments under 2 years)

$800 — Includes all elements of the basic full set-up for new instruments, plus: a flipped C# spring for improved action, adjustment screws for the 1+1 bridge and left C, Delrin bushings for all pivot screw connections for longer-lasting key quietness and smoothness.

Pro Overhaul/Restoration (instruments manufactured ~1970-2015)

$1000 — Includes all elements of the basic overhaul for older instruments, plus: a flipped C# spring for improved action, adjustment screws for the 1+1 bridge and left C, Delrin bushings for all pivot screw connections for longer-lasting key quietness and smoothness.