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By Megan Westberg | From the March/April 2020 issue of Strings Magazine

Comfortable. Functional. Practical. These are probably the kinds of words you’d conjure up if asked to describe your shoulder rest. And all of these adjectives describe a shoulder rest that is working well for its player. But Kun was hoping for descriptors with a bit more flair, especially from its younger customers. Thus, it has rolled out shoulder rests in a variety of colors: atomic green, razzle dazzle, blue moon, and papaya in its Junior Collapsible models (for 1/2- and 3/4-size violins). Who says a shoulder rest can’t be fun?


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KUN Junior Collapsible Shoulder Rests

  • Junior Collapsible model available in atomic green, razzle dazzle, blue moon, and papaya 
  • Models based on Kun Original with convenient, foldable ends
  • $30.75 (MSRP)

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