Terra Nova Violins - Austin

Terra Nova Violins - Austin


Excited for another Children’s Day Art Park! The instrument petting zoo is always a hit. Terra Nova Violins - Austin joins us again today!

Violin shop offering high quality instruments, rentals, and full service repairs to Austin, TX and the surrounding areas. Terra Nova Violins' Austin location is the largest dealer of student through professional level violins, violas, cellos and basses, as well as high quality rentals, in Austin, Texas.


The San Antonio Symphony's first full orchestra concerts since September are coming up on March 3rd and 4th! We love supporting our community, friends and local musicians, and are honored to provide you the opportunity to see these fantastic musicians for ✨FREE✨ We have 25 tickets available for each performance. Please call or come by our San Antonio shop for your tickets. This opportunity is first-come, first-serve. We are all looking forward for these performances and tickets will go fast!



🎻❄️We’re open!❄️🎻
Both shops are open normal hours today and this weekend! Drive safe if you’re coming to see us this morning. It’s a great weekend for some instrument shopping 😊 see you soon!


Our Austin shop will be closed tomorrow, Thursday February 3rd, due to the snow and ice. Our San Antonio shop will be open normal hours. The chilly weather is a great day to stay home and practice! Stay safe and warm, we’ll see you on Friday! ❄️ 🎻 ⛄️

Photos from Terra Nova Violins - Austin's post 01/19/2022

We’ve been busy adding more violin bows to our website 🎻 and we still have so many more bows to add! Check out our newest additions online now and come to either shop to try them out!


It’s going to be a chilly long weekend ❄️ and we have everything you need for practice! Both shops are open normal hours this weekend, come see us! 🎻
• Maciej Lacek 15 3/4” viola
• J P Bernard silver viola bow from the workshop of Pierre Guillaume
• Kun Bravo shoulder rest
• Leatherwood rosin
• books: Kreutzer, Mazas and Fuchs

Photos from Terra Nova Violins - Austin's post 01/06/2022

We are in love with this gorgeous cello made especially for our shop by our great friend and amazing luthier, Nicolas Gilles. Both tonally and aesthetically beautiful, this cello is one of the best modern instruments available and we are so proud to have it at our shop! Nicolas Gilles, based in Villeneuvette, France, crafts each of his instruments with expertise and the finest materials available. His instruments have won multiple awards at the VSA and other competitions. Come try out this fabulous cello today! Please call, email or direct message us with any questions. 🎻


🥂🥳 Happy New Year! 🎊🍾

Both shops will be closing early on New Year’s Eve and will be closed on New Year’s Day. We look forward to a music-filled 2022!

Thank you to all of our amazing customers for a wonderful year! From our extensive inventory, expert repairs and top-notch customer service, we strive to be the best violin shop in Texas. Thank you to everyone for your dedicated support and for choosing our business for your string-related needs, we couldn’t do it without you!

Photos from Terra Nova Violins - Austin's post 12/16/2021

Don’t you want to wake up to your dream cello under the tree?! Come see us! Our holiday sale is almost as amazing as our instrument selection!

🎄10% off one major item
⛄️15% off two major items
🎅🏼20% off three or more major items

🎻Major items include workshop instruments, workshop bows and select cases. Sale cannot be combined with trade-in or rental credit discounts, see either shop for details!🎻



Have you taken a look at our Holiday Gift Guide yet?! You’ll find shopping inspiration for every musician on your list and maybe something for yourself too! 😉 from strings and rosins to cases and instruments, there’s something for everyone on your list!


🎄It’s beginning to look like time for our holiday sale!🎅🏼
⛄️ 10% off one major item
🎻15% off two major items
❄️ 20% off three major items
This is a perfect time to invest in an instrument, upgrade your bow, or gift yourself or that special someone!
✨This sale applies to workshop instruments, workshop bows and select cases. Fine instruments, fine bows, sheet music, strings, and accessories are not included in the sale. Call us or come by the shop for more information!✨


It’s almost turkey time! 🦃 Both shops will be closed tomorrow for Thanksgiving. Our Austin shop will be closed on Friday and our San Antonio location will be open normal hours. Both shops will be open normal hours on Saturday. We hope you have an amazing holiday with your family and friends! 🍁🥧🍂

Photos from Terra Nova Violins - Austin's post 11/18/2021

Say hello these new cases by Protec cases 👋🏼 we are super excited to be carrying this line, we love them because:
• they are a great budget-friendly option
• these cases are extremely lightweight and are an amazing option for students
• the violin cases are available in different colors (pink, turquoise and purple) and the viola cases are available in different sizes (15”-15.5” and 16”-16.5”)
• they have lots of space for storage and come with some cool features! Both the violin and viola cases come with a protective blanket and backpack straps. The cases also feature multiple accessory storage options and a sheet music pocket.
Come by either shop to purchase your Protec MAX case or shop online!


Starting November 1st, our Austin location will be closed on Mondays. This adjustment is temporary and we look forward to being open six days a week again soon! Our San Antonio shop hours will remain the same.
If you or someone you know would be interested in working at the shop, please let us know, we would love to meet you!

Careers — Terra Nova Violins - Violin Shop in Texas 10/11/2021

Careers — Terra Nova Violins - Violin Shop in Texas

Our Austin shop is hiring! We have a part-time opening at the shop and would love to meet you. Take a look at the job description in the link below and apply online, or stop by the shop to apply in person. Give us a call with any questions or if you are interested!


Careers — Terra Nova Violins - Violin Shop in Texas Role Summary: We are in need of talented, energetic and self-motivated sales associates. In this position, you will facilitate sales, rentals, process incoming and outgoing repairs, and assist with the day-to-day operations of the shop.


We’ve 🍁 fallen in love 🍂 with the huge selection of rosins from ! Which one is your favorite?


✨THANK YOU✨ for keeping us extremely busy so far during this back-to-school season! 🍎📚✏️ We have an extensive inventory of rental instruments and an even wider selection of instruments and bows for sale! Come by either shop this weekend to start your rental or purchase a new outfit. Have questions? Give us a call or send us an email, see you soon!

Photos from Terra Nova Violins - Austin's post 08/13/2021

Is a new case on your back-to-school shopping list? We think a new case is cooler than a new backpack! 🤣📚🍎✏️🎻
We have an extensive selection of cases in different materials, colors and designs by popular brands like Bam, Gewa, Accord, Bobelock and more! Come by either shop this weekend to find your new favorite case!

Bam Cases GEWA Strings Accord case Pedi Design

Photos from Terra Nova Violins - Austin's post 08/09/2021

Take a look at these gorgeous cellos!!! 😍🎻
Made by prominent American luthiers, these cellos sound as beautiful as they look! Give us a call at either shop for more information, or stop by to try them out.
We are adding more pictures and new instruments to our website daily, check back frequently to view our new additions!


It’s almost time for back to school!🍎📚✏️ Make the beginning of this school year stress-free by starting your rental early! Visit our website or stop by either shop to get started; feel free to give us a call for more information!
Why rent from Terra Nova Violins?
• We have a huge rental inventory of high-quality instruments that are expertly setup by hand in our workshops by our skilled luthiers.
• All rental payments include insurance coverage for extra protection! Everything that you rent is covered by insurance, including the instrument, bow, case, rosin and strings.
• Make the most out of your rental payments by taking advantage of your rental credit! Our rental program is not rent-to-own. Instead, you can apply your rental credit towards the purchase of any instrument in our shop!
• We are flexible! We do not require any minimums or long-term contracts so you can rent for as little or as long as you like.
Call us today or stop by one of our shops to get started. See you soon!

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7795 Burnet Road
Austin, TX

Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 6pm
Tuesday 10am - 6pm
Wednesday 10am - 6pm
Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 10am - 6pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm

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