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The Essential Guide to Using a Violin Shoulder Rest

January 13, 2021
Your violin shoulder rest: you use it every day, so you better feel comfortable using it! Whether you prefer a bulky shoulder rest or no shoulder rest at all, the ideal shoulder rest is one that takes you through your practice session no matter what length. In best case scenerio, it also doesn't fall on [...]

Free Online Violin Tuner with Microphone | Violin Tuning Notes

September 18, 2020
Hello! You have found the fastest and right way to tune your violin. The tuning will be done using the free online violin tuner, working through a microphone on your device. This online tuner is originally created for violins, but can also be used for viola's. Hz Start Tuner G D A E How to [...]

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 [...]

What is the difference between a fiddle and a violin?

April 25, 2020
Have you been wondering what the difference is between a fiddle and violin? I get it! I have always loved playing all styles on the violin. From playing in a classical orchestra to jamming in an old bar. It is one of the amazing parts of violin playing that you can play so many styles [...]