Get Your Clarinet Repaired Today

Fine-tune your instrument with our clarinet repair services! Whether you’re looking for a simple adjustment or general maintenance, our expert repair technicians are available so you can quickly get back into the practice room. Need a crack repair? Not to worry. We offer a 3-6 day turnaround to ensure the crack area is stabilized.

If you need any additional repairs, we’d be happy to work together to find the right solution for you.

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Address
1621 E. Hennepin Ave. Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55413

Hours
9am-5pm Monday – Friday
9am-3pm Saturday

Call Us

Local: (612) 331-4717
Toll Free: (800) 926-5587
Fax: (612) 331-4718

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REPAIRS WE COVER

Adjustments
 We are happy to take a look at a clarinet for minor repair needs.  Whether you have an issue with the bridge keys or need help with a troublesome tenon cork, we are here to help!  Many clarinet adjustments can be repaired the day you come in.  We do our very best to get your clarinet back into playing condition quickly.

General Maintenance
Clarinets should be maintained by a repair technician every one to two years.  At this time, it is a great option to fully disassemble, clean rods and hinge tubes, replace necessary key silencers and up to 4 pads, check seal of pads, fit tenons and regulate the horn.  Our clarinet specialists do a great job tailoring their play testing to ensure a fine-tuned instrument. Key polishing is an added labor cost.

Crack Repairs
Clarinets do crack on occasion.  When this occurs, don’t despair!  Make sure to cease playing as soon as you notice a crack, and call us to see how we can best schedule a repair given your calendar.  Crack repairs can take 3-6 days to ensure crack area stabilization.  We will make sure to inform you of the necessary repairs and keep you updated as we bring your horn back into solid playing condition.  Please do not modify a crack before sending it to us.  It will void any warranty we can offer on our crack repairs.

Professional Set-ups
Our shop is proud to work with Richie Hawley to provide a professional grade set up for your clarinet.  Through years of testing pad material, venting, silencer material and intonation, we have a really functional and quality service to offer if you want to upscale your clarinet!  Call us for more information!

SERVICE OPTIONS

Daily Walk-in Repairs
Thanks to our larger repair staff, we are more readily available to service the day of.  We recognize that convenient access to a knowledgeable woodwind repair staff is important to you, and we look forward to seeing our local customer base and visitors as you need our expertise.  These convenient Walk-In Repairs will be limited to one hour maximum bench time.  We’re confident that when you do need more work done to your instrument than a ‘quick fix’, there are ample options to help get you back into practice, rehearsals and performances with ease!

By Appointment
Our Appointment System has proven to be a great way for busy players to plan repairs in advance.  Tori, our Clarinet Specialist and Repair Scheduling Coordinator, would be happy to find an appointment availability that works for you!  Do note that as busier seasons near, we may not have as many appointment slots available.  It’s always good to call in advance and see what repair option fits your needs best.

Regular Repair Queue
The Regular Repair Queue is still up and running!  For schools and overhaul needs, our rolling repair wait time is another suitable option when getting your instrument serviced.  Our appointment system and regular repair queue are the most cost effective way to have your instrument repaired at MMI.  Call for details about our current wait time.

Rush Repairs
Should the unforeseen happen, we may be able to take on Rush Repairs at an emergency rate.  We care about your education, careers, performance schedules and passion for the arts.  When you need immediate service, don’t hesitate to call and see what options we can provide!  Please note that emergency work including body restoration, crack pinning and key maintenance may be a multiple day process.

Shipping Options
Do you need to ship your instrument to us for repair? Never fear, we ship instruments every day safely and can help you make sure your instrument arrives to us safely. Here are our pointers for safely packing your instrument for shipping.

Looking for More Clarinet Services?

At MMI, you can expect to find the best in clarinet repairs, rentals, selection assistance and consignment. Our main priority is you — the customer. We want you to walk away with an instrument that’s built to last. To get started, explore our additional services below.

Who We Are

We’re a group of conservatory trained musicians that live and breathe music. Whether our expertise is in repair, performance or teaching, we all believe in quality instruments and service. We’d love to share our knowledge and passion with you — contact us today!

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