The Viola: Complete Guide for Teachers and Students

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We’ve created a collection of violas, each tailored to different skill levels, to provide unparalleled playability whether you’re just starting out or have been practicing for years. Paris; but probably came from Mirecourt; indifferent. On this instrument I've tried Obligatos (medium and heavy/stark), Olives (rigid) and both sound muddy and don't cut through the 'fodder' as it were. The electric viola is a viola that produces sound electronically. His violins ( 1974.229 ) were somewhat wider than other makers’ instruments (a design we now call the “Grand Amati”), with a unique, beautifully shaped soundhole and a strong sound.

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Pome from the Idyll At Twilight Book for violin, viola,

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Modern A, D and G strings are usually metal-cored and wound with metal for greater mass in order to vibrate at a lower pitch, with the E (top) string being a metal mono-filament of steel. Just freshly setup with Dominant Thomastik Strings, Aubert #7 French bridge, Ebony pegs w/gold pins and more. Need a customized payment plan on any instrument or group of instruments? These violas are an ideal intermediate stage for good young players who are not yet ready for a larger viola.

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Massenet Meditation (from Thais) Viola

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We specialize in feature-rich solutions for venues, festivals, event organizations, producers and promoters. “Dean Artists Management specializes in the management of classically trained singers, conductors of singers, and opera stage directors/choreographers. What really sets the SONiVOX Orchestral Companion Strings apart from other seemingly similar products is this: We spared no effort or expense in seeking out the best musicians playing the best-sounding instruments, and we took the necessary steps to record them correctly in the most lifelike manner possible.

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Handel/Halvorsen - Sarabande con Variazioni - Violin and

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Five string violas incorporate the rich resonance and bass of the viola, and their larger body sizes give maximum potential for a full C string sound. Fine tuners at the tailpiece are a necessity because of the lack of stretch in steel strings. We specialise in acoustic stringed instruments and our aim is to provide quality products and services at realistic prices. Transparent, warm sound with antique dark brown varnish. The strings wrapped with silver as opposed to aluminum tend to last longer particularly if the players hands sweat (sweat corrodes the aluminum very quickly).

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Divertimento K. 157 Viola

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When do Viola players usually replace their strings? For the newcomers to the viola, the best place to start is with a look at all the instruments and outfits designed especially for beginners. List new $2250 This one $1500 Craig’s Violins Model ATX 350 4/4 Cello outfit. Para tocar cualquier instrumento de arco hace falta desarrollar muchas capacidades, no sólo la habilidad en los dedos, sino el desarrollo del oído, y la sensibilidad suficiente, que nos permita en el futuro, llegar a tocar de forma delicada, expresiva, y por supuesto afinada.

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Hoffmeister, Franz Anton Terzetto Scholastico Violin, Viola

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The term viola itself was used well before the invention of the Baroque viola as a name for an instrument held under the chin and bowed. Our store is located on Main Street and Southeast Marine Drive, in Vancouver, B. It has a warm sound, unusual for a steel core string. Violas only require one measurement; the body (measurement #2). 2. Only allow qualified technicians work on your instrument. Made in Denmark, Larsen strings are aimed at soloists in need of a string with projection.

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Organ Concerto 4 Op. 4, No. 4 F Major Viola

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They are less brilliant than the Dominant but last longer. Native Instruments has introduced Action Strings – a phrase-based instrument, featuring a 60-piece string orchestra, that’s designed to let you create ‘epic, blockbuster sound’. Although they last for centuries if looked after and well maintained, instruments can be easily damaged. What does a Viola section sound like under water? Pupil or imitator of Omobono Stradivari; fairly good. Speaking of violas, would anyone have an idea where I could find a good 17-17.5" viola between Philadelphia and New York?

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Viola Sonatas And Concertos: The Ultimate Collection CD

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Balanced transitions from string to string. As the price increases, the names (and usually the quality) improves until true master instruments are reached (though by todays standards, the ones in this price range are not up to the challenge of solo performances in large concert halls with large symphonies. Then put your third finger down next to your in-tune second finger and play until the tuner says it sounds like a G. Amsterdam about 1690-1740; prolific maker; sometimes mistaken for Nicola Amati; grand pattern; whalebone purfling; sweet tone.

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Restoration of Old Violins, Part Ten, Restoration of a badly

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Lilypond Source code destroyed in unfortunate hard drive incident, no further editing possible at this time. The Stradivari viola model is not used by most of the makers specialized in violas I know, but it is still very popular among living Italian makers because it is beautifull. I feel a viola should touch the high register of cello and the open string range of the violin. The tone is very brilliant which may be overpowering for some violins, but because of their very low tension, we have found them to be useful on some European student violins.

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42 Studies for Viola (Bennici)

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I have had an issue projecting with Evahs that I don't have with Spirocores. But, of course, in the music biz, who you know is far more important than what you know, and I must admit that most of my recent arranging jobs stemmed from my friendship with a member of a successful band. Smooth and focused, the sound is quick under the ear and not at all like the in- your-face metal strings mentioned above. Although the sound is fairly simple and straightforward, these strings might be a good choice for an inexpensive student violin with a hard, bright, shrill tone because the dark tone of these strings will take some of that hard edge off.

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