What Is a “Student Violin Outfit” and What Are Its Benefits?

"Outfit" is another word for "set," as in how the three primary components (violin, bow, and case) are sold in a package. Sometimes it's a better buy. The beginning violin student and even someone with a few years of study might choose to purchase what is called a "violin outfit". This is in contrast to separately purchasing the violin, bow, and the case. Why would a student (and the funding source, typically parents) go one route over the...

Cellos and Violins: Musical Boom

Cellos and violins have always been an integral part of music. But the cello is comparatively more popular, due to its various capabilities; i.e. as a solo instrument, in chamber music and a base of today's orchestral sound. The word 'cello' has been derived from the Italian word 'Violoncello', which means 'little violone'. It is the more advanced form of violin. The violin is one of the first stringed instruments that was invented in the...

Violin Strings for Beginning Players

Once the parent purchases a intermediate violin for your child who is a beginning player, the parent quickly finds out that the violin, bow and case is only the beginning. To allow one's child the richest playing experience - especially if the child is taking lessons in school or studying privately - an additional minimum investment in the proper violin accessories is necessary. Probably the single most important accessory to purchase is better...

Learn How to Play the Violin With a Violin Master

Become Proficient At The Violin In Weeks! The Violin Master Pro program is the only system online that provides full documentation, video downloads, resources and more, all taught by a world class violin master. It’s ear training system is truly powerful and the perfect foundation for any player at any age or any level. About The Instructor: Eric Lewis’ early training was at the Manhattan School of Music which is also where he received both...

Advantages of Violin Lessons At Home

Having a great and quality violin lesson is very important when you want to learn how to play the violin effectively. Selecting the best violin teacher which meets the minimum requirements is also important. Being comfortable with your particular violin teacher will help you achieve an effective and enjoyable violin class. This is because you will be able to communicate effectively with the violin teacher. You will be able to comfortably ask...

Filipino Recipes – Empanada – Pinoy Food

Empanada is a famous delicacy which is commonly sold as a street food in Vigan, Ilocos. Anywhere you go, you can find empanada merienda sold everywhere. Here's a very easy empanada recipe for you to try for your friends and family to enjoy. Ingredients: Casing Vegetable oil - 1 tbsp Water - ½ cup Food coloring - orange (optional) Mochiko rice flour - 1 ½ cup   Filling Cooking oil - for deep frying Pepper Salt Egg - 1 piece Garlic - 1...