Supplies


All CMS Suzuki students will need to provide their own violins or cellos.  We suggest the following shops:

Rental:

Inter City Violins is also based in OKC.  Prices range from $24-$37/month.

Oklahoma Strings is based in OKC. Prices range from $21-$43/month.

Robertson and Sons Violins in New Mexico will ship instruments.  Prices range from $15 - $35/month. 

Purchase:

In addition to the shops list above sell instruments, which rent and sell instruments, there are two great shops in Tulsa that will sell instruments and will buy them back when it is time to go up a size. 

Tulsa Violin Shop

Tulsa Strings

Other Supplies:

Cellists:

  • Students will need a strap to hold the cello endpin.  We recommend Cello Strap
  • Students will also need a stool.  These should be flat and should be sized to create a 90 degree angle between the thigh and calf when seated.  We recommend Step Stool
  • Students will need rosin.  We recommend Rosin
  • Students will need Suzuki Book 1 AND the CD.  You can buy them together or download the CD from iTunes.  

Violinists: 

  • Students will need rosin.  We recommend Rosin
  • Students will need Suzuki Book 1 AND the CD.  You can buy them together or download the CD from iTunes.