THESE ARE NOT PAST SALES, JUST A LIST OF VIOLIN MAKERS OF THE WORLD: Helicore Hybrid and Helicore Pizzicato for Bass Only Helicore’s multi-strand, twisted steel core strings have a small string diameter, providing a quick bow response. Unlike the old pen‑and‑paper method, a slip of a hand can move an on‑screen note without you noticing, so it's all too easy for mistakes to creep in. The seventh and eleventh harmonics fall about halfway between notes on the equal tempered scale, and so have been notated with half sharps.
For directions on how to change strings, visit our Changing Strings page. At this level it is important to have a good bow Recently some very good new imported handmade violins have become available, costing less than antique violins. In addition to our extensive line of student-level instruments, we also acquire and restore fine, older instruments for the advanced to professional player. I anyhow picked up one knowing the sound is tolerable but not my liking.
Possesses a very sweet, dark tone, while still being quite capable in the upper dynamic range. Violin by Diego Del Valle, Cremona, 2014 Paris, living in 1686, Rue des Arcis, at the sign of “A l’image de St. Was also a pupil of Blaise at Mirecourt, then went to Paris; worked with Lupot; excellent violins; made about 350 instruments, bearing his label: “Pierre Silvestre à Lyon, 185-.” When Working with his brother, the label used was: “Petrus et Hippolytus Silvestre fratres fecerunt Lugdun.” SIMON, P.; b. 1808, Mirecourt.
I never tried Obligatos, but if you are looking for a dark and synthetic string, these have gotten rave reviews from many. FEURY or Ferry, François, son-in-law of Leclerc the violin-maker. We have low shipping rates: We offer Free Standard Domestic First class Shipping on all string only orders over $20 in the USA, and $100 internationally (except Bass and Guitar Strings). Run by a small but dedicated team of professionals, our goal has been to bring top quality goods and service to our customers.
Set-up by hand in the Glaesel shop with fine Glaesel craftsmanship. In mild cases (or if the strings are too high to begin with) a repair shop can file and burnish the groove and eliminate the buzz, otherwise a new nut will need to be made. Listening back to my 12‑bar sequence playing over the backing track, it was evident that the arrangement needed more high‑end action. I've known a number of folks with Eastman instruments, including some pros (a Juilliard grad in at least one case) and all of them were happy with their instruments.
While we have handled a number of fine instruments by members of the Amati family, of particular note is our sale of an extremely rare viola by Andrea Amati, the c.1574 “Medici, Lord Wilton”, to the Chi-Mei Foundation in Tainan, Taiwan. If your order is damaged in transit then please lodge a claim with NZ Post https://support.nzpost.co.nz/app/enquiry-form REFUNDS - All items are fully refundable (excl. postage) providing they are not damaged and are returned in the same packaging.
New refers to a brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item, while Used refers to an item that has been used previously. Margaret Mary in Lower Burrell, Lingrow Farm in Leechburg, Phipps Conservatory, Soldiers And Sailors Hall in Oakland, the Smart House on Mt. Eudoxa Strings have been on the market for a long time and were the standard for many years. The bridge stands on the belly between the f holes. We also maintain a wide selection of bows by classical and modern makers in all price ranges.
Most children from 11 years up and all adults will use a 4/4 full size violin. We also carry many traditional European instruments. I tend towards the latter since I'm always thinking about how to reach an audience (generally a phantom one :) ). Now ask the violinist to play the same single note, or a double-stopped fifth, on different strings, and to play normally. The violin strings feature a non-whistling E string. At Robertson & Sons, we work diligently to ensure that your search for the ideal instrument or bow will be a positive, satisfying experience.
They are made of a sort of nylon called Perlon ( a name used only by Thomastik ), and the core of the string is made up a many filaments or strands of Perlon. NOVELLO, Pietro Valentino, brother of Marco Antonio Novello. The rich timbre, power, emotional expression and musical direction of a string section is created by a group of people moving the air in the room by wielding their bows en masse — if you stand in their midst while they're playing, it's a stirring experience that brings a lump to the throat.
We sent our master luthiers to Cremona, Italy to be trained so we can up hold the art of the European traditional method of instrument making. Feel free to email us or contact us by phone anytime that you need assistance with choosing or using your new handmade violin or any other Gliga instrument. From professionals to students, and we strive to make every client happy. Rosin is then applied to the bow and the violin bow is drawn across the strings to create the distinctive sound.