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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Best Viola Brands 2019

Buying a viola is an expensive endeavor so you want to make sure that you buy the right viola. You will want a viola...

How to Buy a Viola Bow

In order to have a great sounding viola you need more than just the viola itself, you also need a high-quality bow.  Just like...

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Violin vs. Fiddle: What’s the Difference?

This centuries-old question about the difference between fiddle and violin is ever present, and it’s safe to say that no one knows the answer...

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