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FOR SALE: AN IMPORTANT ITALIAN VIOLIN BY FERDINANDO GARIMBERTI, BLOT CERTIFICATE
Important Violin by Ferdinando Garimberti
From Michael Chen 0 replies - Last 2014-4-17 13:17
Eastman Strings seeing full time luthier
Eastman Strings is seeking a full time luthier to join our company in Pomona, California.
From DEVIN SHEA 3 replies - Last 2014-4-17 07:56
More instruments for sale and other commercial notices from Violinist.com readers
Repertoire: I'm a beginner with some questions.
From Robert Smith 2 replies - Last 2014-4-18 04:45
Accessories: Compare violin rosins.
From Howard Evans 5 replies - Last 2014-4-18 03:37
Bows with Ivory tips in danger?
Instruments: Article on a new law about bows that ivory parts
From Claude Roumain 42 replies - Last 2014-4-18 01:28
Chinrest - Centered over Tailpiece
Instruments: Any comments on chinrests centered over the tailpiece?
From Gwen Falconer 53 replies - Last 2014-4-18 01:17
Technique and Practicing: Look where it is.
And look at the video while you are at it...
From elise stanley 43 replies - Last 2014-4-18 01:05
Teztlaff Concert Revew. Ouch
Repertoire: Teztaff's review not very good. Bet he wishes for a do-over.
From Ray Randall 55 replies - Last 2014-4-17 23:12
Electric violin - yes or no?
Instruments: I'm pretty sure almost everyone here agrees that ye ol' acoustic violin (wood) is the best kind of violin. Now... what about the electrics? ;)
From Raphaela Rocha 7 replies - Last 2014-4-17 19:09
Fixing rosin cake
Instruments: Rosin cake detached from its base
From Christian Abel 19 replies - Last 2014-4-17 18:46
Repertoire: Looking for the 1st violin part of "the peacemakers" by Karl Jenkins
From Helena Zambrano 0 replies - Last 2014-4-17 14:03
Poem for Brahms A Major Sonata
Repertoire: Looking for Josef Widmann's poem inspired by the Brahms A Major Sonata for Piano and Violin
From Kelly Bohling 0 replies - Last 2014-4-17 13:17
Can someone tell me what the violins are doing in this audio ex.?
Violinists: Recordings and Performances: I was hoping someone could take a listen to this short audio ex:
From Jeff Hayat 3 replies - Last 2014-4-17 11:22
Cleaning rosin build-up off the strings.
Instruments: Can we do it without the "screeeech"? :)
From Alison Daurio 25 replies - Last 2014-4-17 07:01
Tone quality and Tailpieces.
Instruments: There are many different woods used in Tailpieces. What does yours do to the sound quality?
From John Cadd 30 replies - Last 2014-4-17 06:29
Best violin-violin duets for advanced players
Repertoire: It seems there are a lot of duet books for beginners, but finding interesting repetoire for advanced players takes a bit of knowledge. Any suggestions?
From Nathan Moore 36 replies - Last 2014-4-17 04:16
AmouretteFrancois Peccatte bow.
Instruments: Do amourette bows play better than pernambuco?
From kypros christoudoulides 7 replies - Last 2014-4-17 03:53
How does dyslexia effect music reading?
Teaching and Pedagogy: How does dyslexia effect peoples ability to sight read music?
From bob leebman 31 replies - Last 2014-4-17 03:07
Music Dyslexia - just can't learn to sight read
Teaching and Pedagogy: A possible solution for people with learning disability type problems with sight reading.
From judi keane 6 replies - Last 2014-4-17 02:57
Part 2: Accessories: I have invented this tail piece which greatly improves the sound. You can make it yourself for less than a dollar.
Accessories: John Schneider's Discussion reached 100 posts, so was archived, but it's obvious people are still wanting to post, so I propose to start this new Discussion to continue the subject.
From John Rokos 8 replies - Last 2014-4-16 23:17
I need a study guide
Technique and Practicing: I am in need of practice materials, I don't know what to practice on at the moment.
From Nafitul Bhuiyam 5 replies - Last 2014-4-16 17:35
violin with 3 bass bars
Instruments: 'am restoring a violin made by culter vintin dated aug 25 1908
I have the top off and it has 3 bass bars. a 26.5mm a 18.5mm and a 10.5mm
anybody ever run across anything like this?
From gary glisson 10 replies - Last 2014-4-16 11:24
Violin setup adjustment
Instruments: How to adjust violin setup to add slight edginess and power to bass.
From Richard Saw 2 replies - Last 2014-4-16 11:21
University of Maryland - College Park
Schools, Teachers and Camps: Is this a decent place to major in music for an undergraduate degree?
From Ryan Beauchamp 13 replies - Last 2014-4-16 10:50
violin tone evaluation
Instruments: focus on player and lisener evaluations
From charles harman 33 replies - Last 2014-4-16 08:17
Instruments: I need to learn a new song
From CJ Hughes 3 replies - Last 2014-4-16 06:04
Strads vs Moderns tests – one perspective.
Instruments: Einstein said that a problem cannot be solved on the same plane on which it was created.
From Dimitri Musafia 51 replies - Last 2014-4-16 04:28
Review of Warchal Amber
Accessories: A review of Warchal's new "Amber" string set with spiral E.
From Gene Wie 6 replies - Last 2014-4-15 17:00
FOR SALE: Frirsz Violin or Cello tailpiece
Commercial notices: Lightly used Frirsz violin or cello tailpiece for sale
From Kahyee Lee 2 replies - Last 2014-4-15 14:11
What can you say about Thomachot violin bows?
Instruments: I have a question, if any can tell me about Thomachot bows? I know that there was already subject like that but I need even more informations?
From Jakub Haufa 2 replies - Last 2014-4-15 08:56
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