HC Cello Cases


HC stands for Howard Core, the industry's leading manufacturer/distributor in the US. This line of cases is made in China to their specifications. The emphasis is on high value and light weight. These cases are sold in literally hundreds of violin shops around the world. Continuous efforts are made to improve the durability, reliability and value of each model to ensure customers are well served by these models for years. These models have a 1 year warranty for defects in workmanship and parts.


Model 4330

Fiberglass cello suspension case. Black fittings, two carry handles, backpack straps, pull strap and wheels for easy transportation. Interior features include black plush lining with suspension pads, accessory pocket and music pocket, two bowholders. 4/4 only.

$449.00
This model offered in:
Black Exterior with Black Interior
Dark Blue Exterior with Black Interior
Gray Exterior with Black Interior
Merlot Exterior with Black Interior
Pink Exterior with Black Interior
Yellow Exterior with Black Interior

Model 4500 Scratch Resistent

Composite shell cello case, with scratch-resistant exterior finish. Black fittings, carry handle, backpack straps, pull strap and wheels for easy transportation. Interior features include black plush lining with suspension pads, accessory pocket, and two bowholders. 4/4 only. The black color appears at the left of this image.

$499.00
This model offered in:
Black Exterior with Black Interior
Blue Exterior with Black Interior
Red Exterior with Black Interior
Silver Exterior with Black Interior

Model 490 Cello Shell

Lightweight cello case with attractive fabric exterior in red, green or gray. With or without wheels. Available in 4/4, 3/4 & 1/2 sizes (with wheels available 4/4 only). This model is about half way between a hard case, and a padded bag, in terms of protection. 9.5 Pounds

$215.00
$265.00
This model offered in:
Red Exterior with Black Interior
Black Exterior with Black Interior
Green has been discontinued

Model 4100 Foam-Core

Affordable, nicely appointed case. Zipper closure, cordura exterior with large music pocket. Padded velour interior with two bowholders and accessory pocket. Inline wheels for easy transport! 4/4 - 1/4 sizes available. Weighs just 8.0 lbs!

$255.00
$255.00
$255.00
$255.00
This model offered in:
Black Exterior with Black Interior

Model 4200 Hill Style

Full-featured hardshell cello case. Solid construction, wheels, hygrometer, super lightweight! German hardware. 4/4 - 1/2 sizes available. Weight 12 lbs.

$295.00
$295.00
$295.00
This model offered in:
Black Exterior with Black Interior

Model 4225 Thermoplastic

With integrated wheels. Nicely appointed with suspension padding, Two Bow holders. Available in 4/4, 3/4, and 1/2 sizes.

$360.00
$360.00
$360.00
This model offered in:
Black Exterior with Black Interior

Model 4808 Dragon

Single latch hardware system. These carbon fiber suspension cases are attractive, lightweight, and easy to open. No more reaching and stretching - single latch operation makes this case easy to open (and keeps the case securely closed)! Leather carry handle and accessory pocket. Weight 8.2 lbs. Black, Blue or Red.

$1,395.00
This model offered in:
Black Exterior with Gray Interior
Red Exterior with Gray interior
Blue Exterior with Gray interior

Model 4350 Fiberglass with Wheels

This case has a fabric pull that attaches to the front of the case with a metal carabiner. Gray and Copper have a textured exterior finish, all other colors have a smooth finish. Weight 14.0 lbs. 4/4 only. Colors are Chianti, Pistachio, Pewter, Sunshine, Skyblue, Ebony, Copper, Metallic Blue.

$515.00
This model offered in:
Chianti Exterior with Charcoal Gray Interior
Pistachio Exterior with Charcoal Gray Interior
Sunshine Exterior with Charcoal Gray Interior
Ebony Exterior with Charcoal Gray Interior
Copper Exterior with Charcoal Gray Interior

No Longer Available in:
Pewter Exterior with Charcoal Gray Interior
Sky Blue Exterior with Charcoal Gray Interior
Metallic Blue Exterior with Charcoal Gray Interior

Model 4300 Fiberglass with Wheels

Wide range of bright colors. 4/4-1/4 sizes available. suspension padding, two bow holders, accessory pocket, 14 Pounds.

$485.00
$485.00
$485.00
$485.00
This model offered in:
Black Exterior with Black Interior

Model 8000 Composite

4/4 High-strength fiber-composite cello suspension case. Sturdy, well-constructed, with good hardware and tight weather-proof closure. Carbon weave exterior with black suspension interior featuring two bowholders and accessory pocket. Includes backpack straps and detachable pull strap. 4/4. Weight 10.95 lbs. Black Only.

$975.00
This model offered in:
Black Exterior with Black Interior