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Top 10 Intermediate Violin Concerto’s (PDF Sheet Music)

May 13, 2020
Looking for an intermediate violin concerto to practice? I get it! After all, what is learning the classical violin without learning a real violin concerto? Since the baroque era, concerto's have been the ultimate pieces for any violinist to learn! If you're playing a violin concerto for the first time, you want to choose your [...]

The 20 Best YouTube Channels to Learn the Violin in 2020

April 27, 2020
Are you looking for the best YouTube Channels to learn the violin online? Look no further! Here's a list of all YouTube channels you need to know about for each situation. Of course, there is no one "best" YouTube channel. It depends on your current learning goals, learning style and personal situation which YouTube channel [...]

Best Ways To Learn How To Play Violin as an Adult

April 22, 2020
1. Find a suitable instrument: buying a violin for beginners You want to start a learning the violin, but wait – do you even own a violin? You can only learn the violin if you have a suitable instrument! The kind of violin you choose matters. Here are some key factors to consider when buying [...]

How Do’s Childhood Dream Came True

February 10, 2020
Each month, we feature one of the amazing members of Julia's Violin Academy (JVA) and ask them questions about how they got to learn to play the violin as an adult. This week, we are interviewing our inspiring member Do' who started to play the violin just one year ago. Do' Started her violin journey [...]

How to Improvise on the Violin for Beginners (Part 2)

November 18, 2019
In my first improvisation lesson, I showed you how to play a simple improvisation with 1-3 notes. Go to "How to Improvise on the Violin - Lesson 1: Your First Improvisation" Today, you are going to expand our "vocabulary" so that you have more notes to choose from than only 3! We're doing so by learning [...]

How to Improvise on the Violin for Beginners (Part 1)

November 17, 2019
Improvising on the violin is an exciting skill to learn, but it can be challenging. That's why I created a really easy video that teaches you how to start improvising on the violin. You will be able to improvise your first notes right after watching this video! You can download the sheet music that I [...]