How do you know when it's time to rehair your bow? I've been using the same bow/hairs for a year. I go easy on the rosin. I play an hour/hour and a half a day. My bow still looks full, and from what I can tell, still allows me to make a decent sound. Is there a time table for replacing bow hairs? Do you notice a different sound when you play with a bow that has hair that's too old/used? Do you just wait until bow hairs start falling out before replacing them?
(I tried to find info on this topic by looking through the v.com "instruments" threads, but didn't see any postings that addressed this topic specifically. If I missed a posting, please point me in the right direction. Thanks.)
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