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Top 5 Must-Have Violin Accessories for Beginners in 2021

July 30, 2021
Searching for the best violin accessories for your violin practice? Whether you are just about to purchase your violin, or you have been playing for a while, these accessories are must-haves for any violin player. In this article, I am sharing the top 5 accessories that you should absolutely buy when starting to play the [...]

13 Types of Violins Every Violinist Should Know

July 12, 2021
Have you been wondering how many violin types there are and which are the most popular? In general, no two violins are the same. Some have found their way into musical history, while others are the go-to choice for those new to the world of violins. Playing the violin involves understanding your stringed instrument and [...]

DIY Violin Fingering Tape (Cheap & Easy)

June 28, 2021
Violin fingering tapes are a popular way to get familiar with left hand fingering for new violinists, and there are plenty of store-bought fingerboard stickers available. However, without a doubt, the best way to use fingering tape on the violin is to create it yourself. The best thing is that all you need is some [...]

The 5 Most Expensive Violins In The World

June 8, 2021
A list of the world's most expensive violins in 2021. How much would you pay for a violin? Whether you're an admirer of music or a long-term violinist, you've probably heard of certain violins having an eye-watering price tag. Talented violin makers, like Guarneri del Gesù and Antonio Stradivari, are responsible for creating some of [...]