Galliane frog

April 10, 2018, 2:04 PM · Has anyone tried Benoi╠ét Rolland's Galliane frog with the tilted hair that's wider than normal? It looks like an interesting idea.

Miriam Fried and Galliane bow

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April 10, 2018, 2:24 PM · Once, in his studio. Interesting idea, but it seems a bit odd chucking a design that you've spent years/decades trying to master.
That being said, I admire his work tremendously, and have one of his conventional bows.
April 10, 2018, 2:35 PM · Benoit Rolland is a true genius and his violin bows (traditional and Galliane frog) are exceptional. Playing on a Benoit Rolland bow is like driving a Jaguar. If you can control the bow well, then it is very thrilling.
April 10, 2018, 9:59 PM · I really like this idea. I may get one if I can.

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