Day Violins has a vibrant team who serves a large and ever-growing group of students and teachers with quality string instruments and exceptional customer service. If you are interested in advancing your career with us, check out the opportunities below. To apply, please send an email with your resume to info@dayviolins.com.

Customer Service instrument Rental (Seasonal Position for Rental Season with Potential for long-Term Hire)

Day Violins, a full service string shop in the Northern Virginia area is looking for several part-time/full-time seasonal staff to help with customer service, community outreach, instrument rentals and servicing.  All training and support will be provided on site. This is on-site employment.  Job officially begins on July 31, 2023 and ends on September 29, 2023.  Extended employment may be offered to qualified candidates. Stringed instrument knowledge preferred, but not required.

  • Rent instruments to new and returning customers
  • Offer support and information to new/returning rental customers
  • Maintain rental fleet by helping staff and management with inventory needs
  • Service instruments as needed
  • Attend instrument nights and instrument petting zoos
  • Work extended hours as needed or requested
  • Other duties and responsibilities as requested or needed

Hourly compensation is $14-16/hour depending on experience.

To apply, please send an email with your resume and experience to info@dayviolins.com.

luthier/Repair Shop Manager (full-time)

Day Violins, a full-service string shop, is seeking an experienced Luthier to work in a managerial capacity in our repair department. 

  • Set-up, repair and restoration of client instruments
  • Set-up, repair and restoration of shop inventory
  • Oversee work done by luthier staff
  • Direct repairs done by rental luthier staff
  • Educate and collaborate with staff on skill improvement
  • Customer interaction on an as-needed basis
  • Work with management on projects and responsibilities

BENEFITS

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability
  • 401k
  • Paid time off
  • Paid Vacation
  • Professional development
  • Relocation assistance

REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION

  • One-week bench test for selected applicants
  • Must be willing to relocate to Northern Virginia area
  • Must be able to work in the United States

 To apply, please send an email with your cover letter and resume to info@dayviolins.com.

Private Teacher - Violin

As a Day Violins private music instructor, you will work one-on-one with violin students to develop their instrumental technique, and performance ability, and support the advancement of their skills such as notation, theory, improvisation, and auditioning.

For details on this contract position and to apply, please send an email with your resume to info@dayviolins.com.

Private Teacher - ViolA

As a Day Violins private music instructor, you will work one-on-one with viola students to develop their instrumental technique, and performance ability, and support the advancement of their skills such as notation, theory, improvisation, and auditioning.

For details on this contract position and to apply, please send an email with your resume to info@dayviolins.com.

Private Teacher - cello

As a Day Violins private music instructor, you will work one-on-one with cello students to develop their instrumental technique, and performance ability, and support the advancement of their skills such as notation, theory, improvisation, and auditioning.

For details on this contract position and to apply, please send an email with your resume to info@dayviolins.com.

Welcome new parents!

Welcome new parents

Welcome to the wonderful world of string instruments! As a brand new parent, you probably have a lot of questions!  We want you to walk away from this experience knowing that you have the right instrument and accessories to help your student succeed.

Rest assured that Day Violins has the highest quality of customer service and a generous referral credit rental program for upgrading your instrument as your child grows and improves in their musical abilities.  

We are so excited to take this journey with you.  

With that in mind, we know that some of the most pressing questions for our beginning parents are:

Rest assured that Day Violins has the highest quality of customer service and a generous referral credit rental program for upgrading your instrument as your child grows and improves in their musical abilities.  

We are so excited to take this journey with you.