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  • Holmes/Webber - Above the First Position - Violin solo - Carl Fischer Edition | 0050 005

    The BEST beginning shifting book ever

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

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

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  • Rygner - Fun for Two Violins - Volume 1. Published by Alfred Music Publishing. | 0640 190

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  • Teka Ebony Violin Chinrest - Medium Plate | 1118 E

    Better fit than others

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

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

    Still well made after all these years

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  • Nilton Magic Stand - Made in Sweden | 1570

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    Bach, J.S. - 6 Sonatas and Partitas for Viola - Arranged by Bennici - Ricordi Edition | 2003 010

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  • Brown, Susan - Two Octave Scales and Bowings for Viola - Ludwig Music Publication | 2010 033

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    Bach 6 Cello Suites BWV 1007-1012 Casals | 3001 150

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  • Pirastro Permanent Cello G String | 433G M

    an excellent string

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  • Pirastro Permanent Cello C String | 434C M

    an excellent string choice

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    Heritage® Deluxe Challenger Violin Case Black Exterior with Red Interior | 576D RED 44

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