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Best Viola Brands 2020

Buying a viola is an expensive endeavor so you want to make sure that you buy the right viola. You will want a viola...
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6 Differences Between a Viola and Violin

To most laypeople, the differences between the viola and violin are confusing. As a matter of fact, some would think that they are the...
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Best Play Along Beginner Music Books for Viola

Do you teach the beginning orchestra at a school? Do you teach privately and get a lot of young beginners? Do you have a...

Best Carbon Fiber Viola Bows

A viola bow in one of the crucial devices that any violists have aside from the viola itself. Whether you are just rehearsing or...

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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Should You Buy or Rent a Musical Instrument?

With rental season starting soon, you may be wondering whether you should be buying or renting an instrument. The answer is not simple and usually requires...
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Why You Need a Dampit and How to Use It

Do you regularly travel with your instrument or keep it in a dry, heated place during the winter? If so, you'll want to invest...

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How to Tune a Piano

The piano is a very delicate instrument that requires tuning at least yearly and, if possible, even three times a year. It can be...

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Yamaha SV-130 Silent Electric Violin Review 2020

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...