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Tips from Yo-Yo Ma

3 goals for the successful musicianBy Rory WilliamsKnow Something Deeply In our age of specialization, you want to know something deeply so you have y... Read More...
fine tuners on a violin

How to Select the Right Fine Tuners

Here we take a minute to demystify fine tuners on stringed instruments. How many fine tuners should you use? And which type is best? Read on to find out more
violin bow rehair

How to Tell If Your Bow Needs a Rehair

Bow hair does break and stretch, and eventually stops engaging the string. Here's what to look and feel for to know if it's time to have your bow rehaired.