Parents

Parents

Is your child just getting started? Visit our Parents section or check out the SHAR Library to learn more about your child’s new musical journey.

Parent and Beginner FAQs

FAQs from Parents & Beginners

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A Silent Violin

A Silent Violin?

Aren't violins made to be heard? Why would you want a silent violin? We explore the advantages.

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Customer Reviews

  • Bartolomeo Campagnoli - 7 Divertimenti, Op. 18 - Violin - edited by Enrico Polo - Ricordi | 0132 110

    Bartolomeo Campagnoli 7 Divertimenti opus 18 for violin

    JACOB LITOFF - 08/01/2014

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    Bartolomeo Campagnoli - 7 Divertimenti, Op. 18 - Violin - edited by Enrico Polo - Ricordi | 0132 110

    Bartolomeo Campagnoli 7 Divertimenti opus 18 for violin

    JACOB LITOFF - 08/01/2014

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  • Pleyel, Ignace Joseph - Six Little Duets Op. 8 B. 538 - 543. For Two Violins. Published by G. Schirmer. | 0520 010

    Great duets!

    Anonymous - 07/21/2014

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  • Leclair, Jean-Marie - Six Sonatas for Two Violins, Op. 3 - edited by Wiard Rost - Heinrichshofen | 0540 106

    LeClair 6 sonatas for 2 violins opus 3

    JACOB LITOFF - 08/01/2014

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    Moszkowski, Moritz - Suite in g minor, Op. 71 - Two Violins and Piano - edited by Waldo Lyman - International Music Co. | 0728 111

    Great Edition!

    Champion Essay - 01/01/2013

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  • Bach, J.S. - Concerto No. 2 in E Major BWV 1042 for Violin and Piano - Arranged by Galamian - International Edition | 1014 111

    J.S. Bach's Violin concerto #2 in E

    JACOB LITOFF - 12/10/2012

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  • Flesch Ebony Violin Chinrest - Center Mounted with No Hump | 1120 F

    Helped this Beginner Player Get Pitch Improvement

    LEANN SWIECZKOWSKI - 10/23/2012

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    Xeros Cello Endpin Anchor in Black | 1147

    heavy duty

    MICHELLE SALGADO - 10/10/2012

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  • Slide on Violin Mute | 1162

    Quick & Effective

    ROBERT BABS - 12/27/2012

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  • Hill Light Rosin for Violin, Viola, and Cello | 1190

    Wonderful Rosin

    Anonymous - 11/01/2012

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    Kun Collapsible Violin Shoulder Rest (fits 4/4 size) | 1313 C

    Perfect!

    Anonymous - 05/13/2010

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  • Kun Collapsible Viola Shoulder Rest (fits 15" - 17" size) | 1314 C

    Falls off!

    Anonymous - 05/29/2010

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  • Finissima Violin Mute | 1320

    OK Mute; Not Much Difference

    GRACE LEE - 10/24/2012

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    Kinder Chinder Pad for Shoulder Rest or Chinrest - Large | 1327 L

    Rest at last!

    MICHAEL WENTZ - 03/09/2011

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  • Glue Granules-8 Oz | 1331

    Just the stuff you need!

    Anonymous - 01/04/2013

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  • Millant Deroux Rosin for Violin, Viola, or Cello | 1340

    great rosin!

    CHRISTINE BOCK - 08/05/2011

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    Ultra Violin Practice Mute - Rubber (fits 1/16 - 1/4 size) | 1380 14

    Wonderful for 1/8 & under...possibly iffy for 1/4

    Anonymous - 12/30/2012

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  • Ultra Practice Violin Mute | 1380 44

    Good.

    Anonymous - 08/20/2011

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  • Wolf Forte Primo Violin Shoulder Rest (fits 3/4 - 4/4 size) | 1443

    More height than most Shoulder Rests

    LEANN SWIECZKOWSKI - 10/23/2012

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    Wolf Forte Secondo Violin Shoulder Rest (fits 3/4 - 4/4 size) | 1444

    My favorite shoulder rest

    KRIS MORRISON - 03/20/2011

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