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Sentimental violin accessory

What a nice idea. A way to keep a little of your first (or favourite) violin with you. Source: Remote Image

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Renowned violinist holding workshops in Taiwan

Anyone in the area should check this out. Great opportunity. As Taiwan’s national news agency, the Central News Agency (CNA) provides Taiwan’s latest breaking news and information on politics, cross-Strait relations, economy, science, technology, sports, health, culture, and more. Continue … Continue reading

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Fungas violin comparable to a Stradavarius?

I never would have thought of using fungas to make a violin sound better. Quite ingenious, definitely something to keep an eye on. Image source: http://news.yahoo.com/one-man-… From Yahoo! News: A Stradivarius is the best violin a player could ask for … Continue reading

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Violin Seized by Customs

Yet another story of violinists having a hard time with customs. Does anyone else see a re-occuring theme here? Hard to travel hassel free with a violin these days, it seems. Belgian violinist Yuzuko Horigome said her $1.27 million Guarnerius … Continue reading

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Violin Illusions

You know you’re addicted to the violin when you start seeing them everywhere! Source: Remote Image

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