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What DOES Matter When You Select a Violin or Viola Bow

Zlata Brouwer

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Published: December 24, 2013 at 12:07 PM [UTC]

Did you know that finding your ideal bow is even more difficult then finding your ideal violin or viola?

With your ideal bow you can achieve more musically and technically.

The more your playing improves, the more you will demand from your bow.

What IS important when looking for a bow?

  • condition

  • round or octagonal

  • sound

  • ease of playing

  • possibilities

  • balance

  • match with your instrument

  • long term results

  • your teacher's opinion

Watch this video in which I reveal what really matters when you select a bow.

Is this video useful to you? Please let me know in the comments!



PS: Do you have questions for me on violin or viola playing? Post a comment below or send an e-mail to

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