Wood vs Carbon Fiber Violin Bow: What’s the Best to Buy?

Wood vs Carbon Fiber Violin Bow: What’s the Best to Buy?

Wood vs Carbon Fiber Violin Bow: What’s the Best to Buy? For centuries wood was the ONLY material available for making violin bows Only in the last decades we discovered the possibilities of carbon fiber Buying a bow is something very personal and just as...
19 Checks to Buy a Violin Bow

19 Checks to Buy a Violin Bow

A good violin bow can make a big difference in the sound you make and the easy of bowing Before dedicating my work to Violin Lounge and specializing in teaching bowing technique, I’ve owned a brick and mortar violin shop for over 12 years. What stood out to me...
Silver or Gold Mounted Violin Bow: Why does it Matter?

Silver or Gold Mounted Violin Bow: Why does it Matter?

Do you think it’s nonsense to pay for silver or gold mounting? When looking to buy a violin bow, the information on the internet can be very confusing On the picture and in the description the bows look the same, but you seem to pay a lot extra for silver or...
What to Play When Buying a Violin Bow?

What to Play When Buying a Violin Bow?

How to try out violin bows and find your ideal bow? In this article you’ll learn how to discover the differences and the exact phrases I play: A different violin bow can make a huge different in your sound and bowing technique. It can be the secret to your...
History of the Violin Bow

History of the Violin Bow

History of the Violin Bow The bow to a violin is like the voice to a singer However, in the past violinists threw away bows as garbage when they were broken or old Throughout the years the violin bow has changed a lot and was subject to many developments. This...