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Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Trumpet Players

5 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Viola Players 2020

The holiday season is here, and Christmas is right around the corner. If you have a special viola player on your list, and have no idea whatsoever what to get them, you’ve…

The Most Common Viola Repairs

If you’re considering purchasing or renting a viola, you may be wondering if there are common issues with the instrument you should be aware of which might affect your decision. The truth…

How to Overcome Student Boredom

Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Viola Lessons

Learning the viola can be a fun and exciting time in your child’s life, and they can make the most of it by taking their lessons seriously. After all, excelling at an…

How to Choose the Right Set of Viola Strings

How to Choose the Right Set of Viola Strings

Many student musicians and their parents are amazed at the sheer volume of strings available for their instrument. At times, the selection can even seem overwhelming, particularly for those who have never…

Viola: Renting vs. Purchasing for Beginners

Viola: Renting vs. Purchasing for Beginners

If you’re the proud parent of a child who is excited about learning to play the viola, you likely have a couple things on your mind. First, you need to secure a…

Should I Rent or Buy an Instrument for my Student

Choosing a Viola Case

With student viola cases that start at $100 to professional models that can exceed $2,000, you may be curious about which is the best. Unfortunately, there isn’t an easy answer and finding…

Helpful Information for Beginner Viola Players

Helpful Information for Beginner Viola Players

Learning how to play the viola can be a fun and exciting adventure, but getting started can be difficult for some violists- especially those who are very young or have never played…

Cases, Mutes, and Other Essential Viola Accessories

Cases, Mutes, and Other Essential Viola Accessories

If your child is interested in playing the viola, there are some important accessories you should purchase before you even think about signing them up for lessons. Not only can these accessories…

What Are the Differences Between the Viola and Violin?

What are the Differences Between a Violin and a Viola?

While the two words may sound quite similar, there are quite a few differences in the sound, design, and construction of the violin and viola. While they’re both orchestral stringed instruments that…