I've been playing guitar for some years and I've always wanted to play the violin, and yesterday I got one.
I did all the starting work, put rosin on the pegs so they dont slip, primed the bow for the longest, and tuned it up by ear.
One thing I do not think I can do, is to put the markers for the notes on the fingerboard. I do not trust my ears because I might be off intonation, especially if the string distance is to be changed.
I need a place that can tell me how long the strings need to be (from nut to bridge) and where each halfstep is on the fingerboard on a 4/4 fullsize.
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