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Managing Humidity the Violinists Way

Once you get past the starter instrument stage and start spending a bit more on quality instruments, you want to ensure you are doing everything you can to make them last. A silent and sneaky culprit to instrument damage comes … Continue reading

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Basic Bow How-To

Choosing a bow can be a baffling process if you’re not armed with a little knowledge before entering a music shop. Below you’ll find a basic ‘how-to’ for the different bow materials and a checklist of a few basic things … Continue reading

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HOW TO FIX YOUR RUNAWAY TEMPO

Learning to maintain tempo is an important step to mastering your instrument. After all, it’s no good learning to play the notes if you can’t string them together the way they were intended, and create a beautiful sound. Many a … Continue reading

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