How to Replace a Violin String Replacing a violin string may seem intimidating at first, but it is a straightforward process that can be done at home with a few simple tools. Here are the steps to replace a violin string: Loosen the old string: Use the tuning peg to loosen the tension on the […]
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How to Motivate Your Child to Practice their Instrument at Home Set achievable goals: Encourage the child to set small, achievable goals for themselves and celebrate their progress along the way. Play with friends: Arrange for the child to play with other musicians, either in a group or as a duet, to make practicing more
Cheap Violins for Sale Cheap violins come out of the box with low-quality strings that ride too high on the violin, making them harder to press down, especially for beginners. The bridge is often “down” and not fitted for the violin. Tuning pegs often slip and finer tuners are often non-existent. The bow is frequently so
Best Instrument Choices for a First Grader When it comes to introducing young children to the world of music, choosing the right first musical instrument can make all the difference. As a first grader begins to explore the world of sound and rhythm, it is important to select an instrument that is not only fun
Ever wonder why and how to use rosin on the violin bow? Rosin is a sticky substance that is applied to the bow hair of a violin, viola, cello, or bass. It is made from the resin of various trees, such as pine or birch. The purpose of rosin is to provide grip between the