The Ultimate Guide to Buying Violin Cases 2016

The Ultimate Guide to Buying Violin Cases 2016

After making an investment on a quality instrument, you will want an equally effective protective case for it. A violin case is the best way to add security to your instrument, and hold it in place while walking, driving, or running to your next lesson, gig, audition, or recital.

Some cases even boast temperature regulation, keeping your instrument at just the right heat and humidity level.

At FiddlerShop, we stock our inventory with a diverse selection of cases, keeping your satisfaction and the safety of your precious instrument in mind. Whether you're new to the musical journey or a seasoned violin player, a case is an important and required investment.

Let’s go over a list of some affordable violin cases to help you with your case selection.

Bam Saint Germain Classic Violin Case ($296.00 on sale for $252.00)

While on the pricier side, it's definitely a violin case that will offer the best protection and lasts much longer than the competition.

Inside Features

  • Inside removable accessory pouch
  • Two bow holders
  • Inside cradle made of injected high density polyurethane foam, protecting the instrument against thermal shocks

Outside Features

  • Two padded backpack straps, adjustable, removable
  • Subway handle
  • Side handle
  • Large expandable external pocket for sheet music
  • Flat external front pocket made of reflecting fabric
  • Zipper
  • External Bam Ballistic fabric, waterresistant, protective against abrasion and tear


2.6kg (5 lbs 12 oz)

Fiddlerman Quality Oblong Violin Case FC200 ($209.00)

These are easily $300 cases that we now get directly from the factory in containers to save you money! For 4/4 (Full Size) Only!

Outside Features

  • Music / Sheet Pocket (size of the whole case)
  • Two Padded Backpack Carrying Straps
  • Rain / Weather Resistant Top Flap (with magnetic buttons)
  • Lock with Key
  • Black and Brown Exterior Color

Inside Features

  • Four Bow Holders
  • Built-in Humidifier, Hygrometer, and Thermostat
  • One Large Accessory Compartment
  • Two Small Accessory Compartments
  • Velvet Interior - includes violin blanket
  • Suspension


3.2 kg (7 lbs)

Available in colors

  • Forest Green
  • Red
  • Navy Blue
  • Deep Brown

The Courier Violin Case ($149.00)

Loaded with all the features expected in a luxury suspension case at an economical price. 4/4 violin only!

Outside Features

  • Wood shell case
  • Rugged grey textured rubber
  • Large music pocket
  • Subway handle
  • Magnetic suspension
  • Leather neck ties
  • Matching velvet blanket
  • String tube
  • Recessed hygrometer
  • Two backpack straps

Inside Features

Luxurious two-tone velvet with cream accents


3.9 kg (8.5 lbs)

Available in grey exterior with two-tone black, green, blue or red interior and tan accent.This default image is the red interior, but we have a variety of colors such as black, blue, and green.

Core Thermoplastic Oblong Violin Hard Case (DISCONTINUED 2018)

Top quality thermoplastic oblong suspension violin case. Sturdy construction. Plush Blue Interior. 4/4 Only

Inside Features 

  • Two Bow Holders
  • Large Accessory Pocket
  • Shoulder Rest Compartment
  • Stackable

Core Thermoplastic Shaped Violin Hard Case (DISCONTINUED 2018)

Top quality thermoplastic violin suspension case. Also a sturdy construction. Plush Black Interior. 4/4 Only! 

  • Two Bow Holders
  • Two Accessory Pockets

This is just a small selection of the cases we carry here at FiddlerShop. See more below. Also watch the video on our Fiddlershop Oblong Case!

Violin cases

Viola Cases

Cello cases

Double bass cases


Please contact Fiddlershop via our chat system, or 
(954) 530-5999 if you have any questions. We're always happy to assist! :)

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