Cello

How to Upgrade the Sound of Your Orchestral String Instrument

How to Upgrade the Sound of Your Orchestral String Instrument

To a musician, sound couldn’t be more important. Countless hours are put into learning, playing, and practicing, all with the goal of improving the quality of sound that’s produced. To be sure,…

New Musician Must-Haves: Cello

The cello is part of the violin family and is also known as the violoncello. The first cello was noted in the middle of the 16th century. Commonly, it is made of…

Is It Time to Upgrade Your Cello?

As a parent of a music student, sometimes its difficult to determine the appropriate time to upgrade your child’s instrument. Particularly if you don’t play yourself, knowing what signs to look for…

How to Tell if You Need New Cello Strings

Whether you’re new to playing the cello or simply need a refresher, knowing when to change your cello strings is something every cellist should know. Change them too often and you’ll be…

Mastering the Cello: Practicing & Technique Tips

Mastering the cello is a process which takes years. If you’re new to the instrument, or have a child that’s interested in picking it up, it’s important to understand that from the…

Cello Case Buyer’s Guide

Cello Case Buyer’s Guide

Searching for and purchasing a brand new cello case can be an overwhelming task. Only a couple decades ago there were only a few manufacturers who manufactured decent cases, lack of options…

Common Problems with Cellos (& What You Should Do)

Common Problems with Cellos (& What You Should Do)

Whether you’re the proud parent of a cellist or a cellist yourself, you likely already understand that proper care and maintenance of your instrument is key. Unfortunately, repairing damage to your cello…