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The Art of Violin Restoration

The Art of Violin Restoration

This article is about restoration in general and not a DIY guide. Background Post the era of Amati, Stradivarius and...

Parts of the Violin

Parts of the Violin

Knowing the different parts of your instrument helps in care and maintenance, and goes a long way to keep your...

How to change Strings on a Violin

How to change Strings on a Violin

Why change strings When a string snaps of course! A string that is old and frayed needs to be replaced....

The Violin Bow – how it works

The Violin Bow – how it works

The Bow Your instruments bow is deceptively simple: a stick of wood and hair that is stretched from one end...

Indian and Western Violins – A Comparison

Indian and Western Violins – A Comparison

Origins of the violin The violin is an instrument that produces sound through the vibration of its strings. The instrument...

Violin Care and Maintenance

Violin Care and Maintenance

It doesn’t take a lot to keep your violin functioning at its highest level. While most of what you can...