Violin Articles

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20 Best Violin Teachers on YouTube

20 Best Violin Teachers on YouTube

Learn to play violin online with the lessons of these 20 violin teachers on YouTube. A true gold mine for violinists of all levels:

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6 Hacks to Practice Scales and Improve your Intonation

6 Hacks to Practice Scales and Improve your Intonation

Practicing scales on the violin... you've probably heard you must, it's useful and helps you play in tune. So you have a scale book... now what? Read here:

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Why you should NOT use violin tabs

Why you should NOT use violin tabs

While violin tabs might seem easy and reading notes is square, as a beginner violinist you can get really stuck by reading violin tabs. Here's why:

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6 Best Violin Bow Brands of 2020

6 Best Violin Bow Brands of 2020

Video reviews of the best violin bows to buy, their differences, how to choose a good bow and how much they cost. Improve your sound and bow technique!

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5 Beautiful Unknown Concertino’s in the 1st Position (free sheet music!)

5 Beautiful Unknown Concertino’s in the 1st Position (free sheet music!)

Looking for an easy student concertino, but longing for something different than Rieding op 35? Download the sheet music of these unknown concertino's:

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How Long does it take to Learn to Play Violin?

How Long does it take to Learn to Play Violin?

You don't need to play the most technically demanding classical pieces, but just want to play fun tunes and sound decent. How much time does that cost?

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Learn Nicola Benedetti’s Vibrato on the Violin

Learn Nicola Benedetti’s Vibrato on the Violin

Get inspired by these violin vibrato practice tips from concert violinist Nicola Benedetti and improve your sound quality I love it when world soloists invest in teaching the next generation of violin players In her first video on vibrato Nicola shares the basic...

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5 Most Beautiful Intermediate Violin Concertos (free sheet music!)

5 Most Beautiful Intermediate Violin Concertos (free sheet music!)

Just learned the third position and looking for some beautiful student concertos to play? Here's my top 5 as a violin teacher with free sheet music downloads:

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5 Best Violin Beginner Books

5 Best Violin Beginner Books

When you start playing the violin, you need a good beginner book to teach you the basics, reading notes and your first songs. Here are some book tips:

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