Violin Discussion Board
My viola string experiences
Viola: Tried the biggies, hope to help answer any questions!
From Ryan Fox 15 replies - Last 2013-12-5 14:38
Violin bow for a viola?
Viola: I don't know which bow to use.
From Shawn Boucke 9 replies - Last 2013-12-3 20:57
mid-level viola strings?
Viola: I am looking for suggestions for better-than-student viola strings, but not too pricey.
From Janel Buckingham 10 replies - Last 2013-12-3 07:34
Brahms Double Concerto transcription
Viola: The Brahms Double solo 'cello part HAS been transcribed for viola.
From John Rokos 2 replies - Last 2013-12-2 19:14
sound post hole drilled into viola top
Viola: sound post connected directly to the bridge
From bill kilpatrick 4 replies - Last 2013-10-19 03:25
Good loop end (or removable ball end) viola A strings
Viola: Apart from Jargar and Larsen, what else is out there?
From Aditya Chander 13 replies - Last 2013-9-27 05:18
looking for cadenza of Hoffmeister viola concerto in Bb major
Viola: Any version recommended other than Schott?
From Hiu Man Kwok 3 replies - Last 2013-9-24 10:35
Do I need the quasi-major work done to my viola, or will the notices be negligible?
Viola: Temperamental viola, and hyper-sensitive violist. It's the one I want, just wondering if I should invest in getting some potential funkiness fixed.
From Ryan Fox 26 replies - Last 2013-9-22 15:00
Viola concerto sequence
Viola: A sequence for learning/teaching viola concertos.
From William Shipley 10 replies - Last 2013-9-21 04:21
Best Orchestral Viola Mutes?
Viola: Looking for a viola mute that won't vibrate when I play on the C string.
From Emma Brown 9 replies - Last 2013-9-21 02:57
Anyone knows about Otto Jos. Klier ?
Viola: I just bought a viola which is made by Otto Jos. Klier but cannot find any information about it.
From zeno yeung 4 replies - Last 2013-9-11 08:53
Viola Wolf Tone
Viola: Wolf tone was fixed, but now occurs on double stops.
From Shawn Boucke 37 replies - Last 2013-9-2 18:12
Standard Viola Concerto?
Viola: Looking for an appropriate viola college audition concerto
From Kelly Bohling 17 replies - Last 2013-9-2 04:30
Complete Beginner on Viola- Decisions!
Viola: or, A Complete Novice Throws Himself On The Mercy Of Public Opinion
From John Snyder 12 replies - Last 2013-8-20 08:20
Viola: What should I do?
From Nairobi Young 100 replies - Last 2013-8-15 08:06
3 Month Life for Pirastro Passione for Viola?
Viola: I was just wondering if these strings are really that fragile.
From mike davis 2 replies - Last 2013-8-12 08:57
Owners of BAM Stylus cases- how big are your lower bouts?
Viola: Looking to buy a BAM Stylus case, but I'm concerned that my lower bout might be a tiny bit too big for the Stylus.
From Emma Brown 7 replies - Last 2013-8-9 16:07
Kaplan's new Viola string set
Viola: Query about Kaplan's new viola string set
From Michael Pearson 15 replies - Last 2013-7-26 07:09
Ratio between the body and vibrating string length
Viola: We all know that violas come in all shapes and sizes. Is there ANY standard as far as the ratio between the body size and vibrating string length?
From Rocky Milankov 7 replies - Last 2013-7-23 16:21
Bach 6 Solo Suites for cello BWV 1007-1012
Viola: Looking for the best edition of cello suites transcribed for viola.
From Rocky Milankov 12 replies - Last 2013-7-22 14:03
Viola: Does anybody know what kind of viola and strings she uses.
From mike davis 3 replies - Last 2013-7-22 07:36
Spirocore vs Evahs vs Passiones
Viola: Thinking about deviating from Obligatos on my viola.
From Kenny Young 19 replies - Last 2013-7-18 05:44
Another Viola String Inquiry
Viola: Which viola string set do you produce the warmest sound with or which set have you seen around most often? Also, what good A strings are out on the market currently besides the typical Larsen and Jargar?
From Kenny Young 24 replies - Last 2013-7-13 17:02
Viola Repertoire - Where to start....
Viola: Violin to Viola: Choosing the right repertoire
From Mitchell Perilla 7 replies - Last 2013-6-26 08:46
Love this Rosin for Viola!
Viola: Jade L'Opera: superior string grab without powdering
From Julie Slama 4 replies - Last 2013-6-3 06:35
Franz Sandner viola
Viola: How can one identify a specific model of a Franz Sandner viola?
From Charles Henry577 1 reply - Last 2013-5-31 12:26
Viola Orchestra teachers/coaches
Viola: I'm a violist and am researching/looking for the "go to person" to learn viola orchestral repertoire in the Tri-State area. I'm interested in learning of a person who has a track record of students who win orchestra jobs. Please help! Thank you.
From Joshua Burgos 7 replies - Last 2013-5-23 19:37
Kodaly Solo Cello Sonata...on viola?
Viola: Is there a viola transcription of this piece?
From Aditya Chander 4 replies - Last 2013-5-1 23:42
Ideal viola size?
Viola: What is the ideal size for a viola?
From Kenny Young 26 replies - Last 2013-4-18 17:30
Which scales should I play for my camp audition?
Viola: I'm not sure which three-octave scales to play.
From Ellie Phillips 2 replies - Last 2013-3-28 05:07
Transcriptions of the major cello concertos on viola!
Viola: n 2012....major 24 concertos in 12 months.....2 concertos in a concert....one violin and one viola concerto on the same stage....Performances including....transcriptions of the major cello concertos on viola!
From Eun Hwan Bai 3 replies - Last 2013-2-12 15:35
Good Viola Cases and bow?
Viola: What is the best viola case and bow that are affordable?
From Brooke Nelson 2 replies - Last 2013-1-27 12:29
Viola: Practicing certain right hand techniques(spiccato, detache,etc).
From Rebecca Sharp 5 replies - Last 2013-1-4 13:02
Viola Performance Majors
Viola: Place for gathering advice on majoring in viola performance, teachers worth auditioning for, and the college audition process in general.
From Sydney Howard 4 replies - Last 2012-12-28 08:23
Hoffmeister vs Walton for auditions
Viola: Is the Hoffmeister concerto in Bb equivalent to the Walton concerto by reputation?
From Clara Raffle 6 replies - Last 2012-12-27 09:14
Viola bow? Codabow Prodigy vs Presto Audition?
Viola: I could use some viola bow advice and also a bow comparison, if anyone has tried the Presto Audition and CodaBow Prodigy.
From Yasmeen Mohammadi 9 replies - Last 2012-12-22 10:40
Classical pieces for the Viola
Viola: Classical pieces for the viola!
From Carolyn Farnand 19 replies - Last 2012-12-21 16:05
From violist to violinist?
Viola: Hopefully a reverse discussion on violinists switching to viola.
From William Shipley 6 replies - Last 2012-12-19 00:11
Gliga Gama Viola: If your considering, consider this
Viola: If your considering buying a Gliga from Violinslover.com. Figure in the cost of a setup to get the real price.
From mike davis 0 replies - Last 2012-12-18 08:43
My Indiegogo quest to own a Guy Rabut viola
Viola: I have just a few days left in my Indiegogo campaign to fund the purchase of a beautiful Guy Rabut viola!
From Crista Kende 0 replies - Last 2012-12-14 22:10
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