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How Many Stradivarius Violins Are There?

July 17, 2024
Today we're diving deep into the popular question, "How many Stradivarius violins are there?" The allure of a Stradivarius violin is undeniable, captivating us all with its legendary craftsmanship and stellar sound quality. But many of us wonder - and historians are still solidifying - how many of these fine instruments still exist today. Antonio [...]

The 7 Classical Music Periods: A Deep Dive

June 26, 2024
When you're diving into violin music, you'll encounter all kinds of works from different classical music periods, each with its own sound and style. Understanding when these periods took place and what made their music so interesting will help you become a better violinist. Today, we'll take a deep dive into each classical music era. [...]

The Fretted Violin: A Unique Instrument to Play!

January 18, 2024
If you’re interested in the electric violin, I have something a little different that I think you’ll like - the fretted violin! This type of violin isn’t very traditional, but it’s very flashy and fun to play. A fretted electric violin can be a fun instrument to experiment with after getting comfortable with an acoustic [...]