Instrument Repairs & Services

Reliable Repairs & Service since 1963
 
Fornaszewski Music, Granite City, IL 62040 performs repairs for guitars, bass guitar, flute, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, violin, fiddle, viola, snare drum, drum set, cymbals, & percussion instruments. Fornaszewski Music provides "reliable" repairs and service for most currently-produced instruments. Bring in your instrument and show us what you need done for a thorough inspection, evaluation, and solution. Just some of our most common repairs are shown below.

 

Guitar Repairs…

"Working with wood" requires "time & care" for reliable results. We will take the time and slow care to do the job right.

Fornaszewski Music guitar and bass repairFornaszewski Music, Granite City, IL 62040 - Authorized and Licensed Installer for the Buzz Feiten Tuning System for guitar.
  • Neck & Action adjustments
  • Jack input repair / re-wiring
  • Pickup upgrades / replacement
  • Nut & Saddle fittings / adjustment
  • Hardware Installation / Replacement
  • Bring it in and ask us…
 
 

Band Instrument Repairs…

Flute/Fife/Piccolo, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, Oboe/Bassoon, Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, Baritone, Tuba, All drums and all mallet instruments…

  • Complete Repads & Overhauls
  • New Spring & Cork Replacement
  • Key Regulations & Adjustments
  • Wood Recondition
  • Joint/Crack Repair
  • Full Flush & Valve Re-lube
  • Mouthpiece pulls
  • Water key/brace repair
  • Deep Cleaning & Polish
 
 

Bowed String Repairs…

Acoustic/Electric Violins, Fiddles, Viola, Cello, & String Bass…

  • Full & Custom Setups
  • Re-string & Tune
  • Sound Post Fitting/Replacement
  • Bridge fitting & reshaping
  • Fingerboard recondition
  • Cleaning & Polish
  • Friction peg recondition
  • Planetary peg installs
  • Pickup repairs/installs
  • Bow frog repairs
  • Bow rehairs (4 bow minimum)
 
 

Percussion Repairs…

Snare Drums, Toms, Bass Drums, Drum Sets, Cymbals, Marimba, Vibraphone, Bells, etc.

  • Drumhead replacement
  • Bongo / Conga Skin Replacement
  • Djembe Re-head & Re-rope
  • Snare / Tom / Bass Drum Tuning
  • Snare Wire/Throw-off Adjustment
  • Cymbal cleaning / polish
  • Cymbal crack-stop/buzz repair
  • Cymbal rivets installed
  • Drum Set Assembly & Setup
  • Hardware cleaning & lubrication
  • Mounts & spurs installed
  • Vibraphone Motor repairs
  • Vibe / Marimba / Chime re-strings
  • Tone-bar recondition
  • Frame & Caster repair
  • Windchime repairs