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How to Get Started Playing the Violin

If you've thought about learning the violin, then this guide will help you get started. We will cover the basics of buying a violin...
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The Top 12 Best Violinists of All Time

Throughout time, music has influenced many cultures and the world itself as a form of self-expression and storytelling. But even more impressive are the...

When To Rehair Your Bow

Rehairing a bow is not something that you think you need to do. However, as you continue studying your instrument, you may notice some...
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Yamaha SV-200 Silent Electric Violin Review

The violin is a vital instrument in any classical orchestra or ensemble. Like most instruments, the violin started acoustic, and remained such for many,...
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Violinist Plays Violin While Having Brain Surgery

If you thought learning the violin was hard, try playing it while having brain surgery! One patient in London underwent brain surgery to have...
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Yamaha SV-130 Silent Electric Violin Review 2021

Buying an electric violin is a different experience from buying a traditional acoustic violin. With an acoustic violin, you're looking for a violin that produces...
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14 Best Gifts for Cello Players 2021

Need a gift for a favorite cello player? Finding the best cellist gifts for them can be tough, but don't fear! Whether you're looking...
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15 Most Expensive Violins in the World

Dubbed as one of the most expressive instruments, the violin creates a lot of stories from its tone alone. But there are more stories...

What is Rosin?

If you're a new stringed instrument player, you may have looked at that funny amber colored stuff that comes in your stringed instrument case...
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Best Violin Shoulder Rests and Pads 2021

Shoulder rests are an optional component of the violin, sitting between your shoulder the bottom of the violin. They provide support, helping to hold...

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What is a violin?

A violin is a four-stringed instrument that is played with a bow. The highest pitched and smallest instrument in its family, the violin has...

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