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Today’s Famous Cellists and Their Harmonious Paths

Today’s Famous Cellists and Their Harmonious Paths

Forget six strings and a pick. The cello’s honeyed growl and vibrant tone have whispered secrets to audiences for centuries. In the hands of famous cellists, this assortment of wood and strings can become an extension of humanity’s creative spirit.     Going into...

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Viola vs Violin: What’s the Difference?

Viola vs Violin: What’s the Difference?

Whether you're a seasoned musician or just starting your musical journey, we're passionate about helping you find the perfect instrument to express your creativity. Today, we'll delve into the world of stringed instruments, specifically focusing on the often-confusing...

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Famous Violinists & Their Impact on Today’s Popular Culture

Famous Violinists & Their Impact on Today’s Popular Culture

The violin has long held a prestigious position in classical music as a versatile and emotive instrument. But each instrument is only as good as the virtuosos who bring their favorite songs to life. Today's famous violinists reverberate not only in classical circles...

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The Art of Bowing: Comparing Fiddle vs. Violin Techniques

The Art of Bowing: Comparing Fiddle vs. Violin Techniques

The world of string instruments is a beautiful tapestry woven with techniques that bring soulful melodies to life. Among these techniques, bowing defines the sound, style, and emotion behind each note played. Let’s explore the nuanced bowing techniques of a fiddle vs...

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Finding the Ideal Accessories for String Instruments

Finding the Ideal Accessories for String Instruments

String instruments hold a captivating allure, producing melodic tunes that enchant both players and listeners alike. Yet, achieving that perfect harmony isn't just about the instrument itself. Accessories play a pivotal role in enhancing the instrument's performance...

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Finding the Right Violin Teacher

Finding the Right Violin Teacher

Learning to play the violin is a beautiful and rewarding journey that allows students to grow beyond their challenges. However, this journey is only made possible when a student is paired with the right teacher. A teacher can make a world of difference in your musical...

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What is a Luthier?

What is a Luthier?

Craftsmanship and artistry are of paramount importance in the world of stringed instruments. One often hears the term "luthier" tossed around in this context but may wonder what a luthier is. That’s why we’re exploring the intriguing world of luthiers, uncovering...

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Some of History’s Best Violinists

Some of History’s Best Violinists

Today, we’re delving into the lives and legacies of some of history's best violinists, who have left an indelible mark on the world of classical and contemporary music. From virtuosic performances to jazz-infused melodies, each of these violinists has shaped the way...

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Are Violin Rentals Right for You?

Are Violin Rentals Right for You?

If you or a loved one are considering learning to play a stringed instrument like the violin, one important decision you'll have to make is whether to rent or purchase. Great violin rentals allow you to find an instrument that perfectly aligns with your musical...

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