Economy Rental Violin

25.00 / month

With our Economy Rental violin, you can rest assured that your musical journey will get off to a great start. Our instruments are hand-selected and professionally set up to ensure the highest quality sound, playability and durability.

You’ll receive your instrument with a case, bow, shoulder rest and rosin – everything you need to start playing right away.

If you’re a beginner musician looking for an affordable and risk-free way to start playing the violin, our Economy Rental violin is a great option. With our hand-selected and professionally set up instruments, you can be sure that you will get an instrument of the highest quality, playability and durability.

We include all the necessary accessories so you can get started right away. The case, bow, shoulder rest and rosin are all included in the package, giving you all you need to begin your musical journey.

The sound of our Economy Rental violins is rich and vibrant, allowing beginners to experience a full range of tones as they learn how to play.

For those of you just starting on your musical journey, our Economy Rental violin offers an affordable way to explore the joys of making music!

Vuokrasoittimen sovitus


  • Our Economy Rental Violin Set is made of selected spruce and maple wood
  • A Chinese Divertimento instrument or equivalent
  • Bow
  • Kun Shoulder rest
  • Lightweight case – with carrying straps
  • Rosin
  • Wittner tailpiece with fine tuners
  • Set-up in  How Violins workshop
  • Durable ebony fingerboard
  • Pirastro Tonica strings
How do I rent an instrument?

You can rent an instrument through the website. All orders are completed online before the delivery of the instrument.

The first payment installment is made by bank or credit card before the transfer of the instrument’s possession.

Vuokrasoitin charges the rent monthly in advance for the following month.

Can I pick up my rented instrument in-store, or can it be shipped to my location in Finland?

You can either pick up your rented instrument from our store in Helsinki or have it shipped to your location anywhere within Finland (Unfortunately, we do not ship basses.).

If you choose to pick up the instrument from the store, we recommend making a reservation online first.

How do I choose the right size instrument for me or my child?

To choose the right size instrument, please refer to our sizing guide available on our website, which will help you determine the appropriate size based on age and arm length measurements.

You can find the sizing guide on every product page. Alternatively, you can book a time using our calendar, and we will help you choose the right size in our shop.

What is the rental credit?

Rental payments accumulate rental credit (rental payment = rental credit), which can be used within 30 days of terminating the rental contract to purchase an instrument from How Violins.

Rental credit can be used to pay for UP TO 50% of the instrument’s purchase price.

Rental credit cannot be used for purchasing bows, cases, electronic instruments, accessories, or shipping costs for instruments. The rental credit is valid for 30 days after the end of the rental agreement, after which it will be forfeited.

What are the payment options for renting an instrument?

We accept payments through major credit and bank cards, including Visa, Mastercard, and American Express, as well as all Finnish payment cards.

Can I extend my rental period if I need more time with the instrument?

Yes, you can extend your rental period for as long as you need the instrument. The rental agreement is valid indefinitely, and you will be charged on a monthly basis.

Can I return my rented instrument early? If so, how does the return process work?

Yes, you can return your rented instrument early. To start the return process, you can terminate the open-ended rental agreement with one week’s written notice using this link.

What is included in an instrument set?

Each instrument set comes with the instrument itself, a bow, a case, and any necessary accessories, such as rosin and a shoulder rest for violins and violas.

What happens if I want to purchase the rented instrument?

The renter can buy an instrument (violin, viola, cello, bass) from How Violins Oy.

Ownership of the purchased instrument will transfer to the renter when they have

  1. Purchased the instrument,
  2. paid all accumulated rents (for all their rental contracts), and
  3. paid the instrument’s retail price.

Is insurance required for the instrument?

The renter agrees to maintain insurance covering the value of the instrument for the entire rental period, including any damages, disappearance, or destruction of the instrument.

How can I terminate the rental agreement?

Either party can terminate an indefinite rental agreement with a one-week written notice using this link.
This is also found in your account area.

What is the rental period?

Unless otherwise agreed upon in writing, the rental agreement is valid indefinitely. The rental agreement is valid for a minimum of one month.

Can I pick up my rented instrument in-store, or can it be shipped to my location in Finland?

You can either pick up your rented instrument from our store in Helsinki or have it shipped to your location anywhere within Finland (Unfortunately, we do not ship basses.).

If you choose to pick up the instrument from the store, we recommend making a reservation online first.

Can I return my rented instrument early? If so, how does the return process work?

Yes, you can return your rented instrument early. To start the return process, you can terminate the open-ended rental agreement with one week’s written notice using this link.

How can I terminate the rental agreement?

Either party can terminate an indefinite rental agreement with a one-week written notice using this link.
This is also found in your account area.

What happens if I return the rented instrument late?

If the instrument has not been returned within 30 days after the end of the rental period, the lessor has the right to charge the retail price of the instrument multiplied by 1.25 in addition to any accumulated rents instead of the instrument’s return requirement. The ownership of the instrument transfers to the buyer once the rents and the purchase price (multiplied by 1.25) have been paid.

How do I choose the right size instrument for me or my child?

To choose the right size instrument, please refer to our sizing guide available on our website, which will help you determine the appropriate size based on age and arm length measurements.

You can find the sizing guide on every product page. Alternatively, you can book a time using our calendar, and we will help you choose the right size in our shop.

What are the payment options for renting an instrument?

We accept payments through major credit and bank cards, including Visa, Mastercard, and American Express, as well as all Finnish payment cards.

Can I extend my rental period if I need more time with the instrument?

Yes, you can extend your rental period for as long as you need the instrument. The rental agreement is valid indefinitely, and you will be charged on a monthly basis.

Can I return my rented instrument early? If so, how does the return process work?

Yes, you can return your rented instrument early. To start the return process, you can terminate the open-ended rental agreement with one week’s written notice using this link.

What types of instruments are available for rent?

We offer a range of bowed stringed instruments for rent, including violins, violas, cellos, and basses.

What is the rental period?

Unless otherwise agreed upon in writing, the rental agreement is valid indefinitely. The rental agreement is valid for a minimum of one month.

You can rent an instrument for just a month or for as long as you want. 

Rental payments accumulate rental credit (rental payment = rental credit), which can be used within 30 days of terminating the rental contract to purchase an instrument from How Violins.

Rental credit can be used to pay for UP TO 50% of the instrument’s purchase price.

Rental credit cannot be used for purchasing bows, cases, electronic instruments, accessories, or shipping costs for instruments. The rental credit is valid for 30 days after the end of the rental agreement, after which it will be forfeited.

The purpose of this section is to provide a rough estimate of the size of the instrument your child needs. Please note, however, that this is an approximation only. For best results, we recommend that you consult the How Violins staff or your teacher before purchasing your instrument. Measuring instructions: With your child’s arm straight down, measure the length from the neck to the center of the palm in centimeters.

Violin size Child’s age Measured result
4/4
> 12
> 61 cm
3/4
10-11
57-60 cm
1/2
8-9
52-56 cm
1/4
6-7
47-51 cm
1/8
5-6
43-46 cm
1/10
4-5
39-42 cm
1/16
3-4
35-38 cm

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