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Parents

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Choosing Music

Choosing Music

SHAR Guest Blogger, Kim Wren, talks about choosing the bass as a lifelong musical partner.

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Customer Reviews

  • Strad Rosewood Viola Chinrest - Medium Plate with Hump | 1119 RV

    Whale of a Hump

    KURT GIAMBASTIANI - 04/25/2015

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    SHAR Dark Wood Block Rosin for Violin or Viola | 1196 D

    I love this rosin!

    Anonymous - 04/09/2015

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  • Pirastro Obligato Violin String Set - Medium Gauge - Aluminum D and Gold Ball End E | 696SB M

    You do get what you pay for

    Anonymous - 04/24/2015

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  • Klaus Becker Pernambuco Silver Mounted Violin Bow | VB8

    Great bow!

    Anonymous - 04/24/2015

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    Gig-N-Go™ Folding Music Stand | PC10 BLK

    Best Folding Music Stand EVER

    Gloria Hensel - 05/04/2015

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  • ASTA String Syllabus, Volume 1 - 2009 Revised Edition - edited by David Littrell | SM19

    Great resource but not spiral bound

    AMBER DOLPHIN - 04/10/2015

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  • Carlo Lamberti® Master Series Guarneri Violin | LV20 G 12

    I'm seriously impressed.

    ROBERT SEYMOUR - 04/30/2015

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    Pirastro Wondertone Solo Violin String Set with Ball End E String - Medium Gauge | 406S B

    Very nice strings at an affordable price

    Doreen Gordon - 04/23/2015

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  • American Case Company Continental Violin Case | ACV8 X RED

    Love this Case!

    AMANDA MCKINNEY - 05/15/2015

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  • American Case Company Continental Violin Case | ACV8 X RED

    Love this Case!

    AMANDA MCKINNEY - 05/15/2015

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    Everest EZ Viola Shoulder Rest | 1338V

    Meh.

    KURT GIAMBASTIANI - 04/25/2015

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  • BAM Classic Cello Case w/ Wheels Black | CBM7W BLK

    Adequate Case for an Adult or Mature Student.

    PAUL LEWIS - 05/04/2015

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  • Mach One Viola Shoulder Rest Hook Model | 1370HV M

    Had High Hopes

    KURT GIAMBASTIANI - 04/25/2015

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    BAM Classic 3 Violin Case Black Ext/Blk Interior | VBM15

    Excellent except for the zippers

    PETER EDWARDS - 05/05/2015

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  • Joey Violin Case Carrier | JB100

    Great, Comfortable Carrying Case!

    AMANDA MCKINNEY - 05/15/2015

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  • SHAR Electric Violin Outfit | SEVT

    Very happy with my new Shar electric violin

    WALTER CAMPBELL - 04/11/2015

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    Evah Pirazzi Gold Viola String Set | G834S

    best of both worlds

    Steve Rankin - 04/20/2015

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  • Viva La Musica Diamond Viola Shoulder Rest Walnut | VLMD V W

    Low Expectations, Top Results

    KURT GIAMBASTIANI - 04/25/2015

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  • NS Micro Tuner by D'Addario for Violin and Viola | PWCT14

    Buy one.

    VERONICA UNDERHILL - 04/16/2015

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    Snark Touch Metronome | SM1

    So far so good! And fun!

    VERONICA UNDERHILL - 04/29/2015

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