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Customer Reviews

  • Barlow, Betty - Easy Baroque Duets for Two Violins - Summy-Birchard Publications | 0609 077

    Interesting Duets Representing a Variety of Baroqu

    Jennifer - 10/21/2007

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    Strad Rosewood Viola Chinrest - Large Plate with Hump | 1119 RV

    Whale of a Hump

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  • Stoppin Endpin Stop - Large (3 in x 3 in) | 1140 L

    cellist

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  • Mozart, WA - Concerto No 3 in G Major, K 216 - Violin and Piano - edited by Sam Franko - G Schirmer Edition | 1283 110

    This piece has a special place in my heart

    Anonymous - 12/07/2012

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    Tourte Original Mute for Violin or Viola - Single | 1305

    SWEET

    kali - 10/24/2007

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  • Bech Magnetic Mute for Violin or Viola | 1309

    Best mute ever!

    CHRISTINE RUTLEDGE-RUSSELL - 11/29/2012

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

    Love it

    Anonymous - 11/29/2012

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

    so far, so great!

    AMANDA BAUTISTA - 11/28/2012

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  • Nilton Magic Stand - Made in Sweden - Stand Only | 1570

    My favourite portable stand

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  • Nilton Magic Stand - Made in Sweden - Stand Only | 1570

    Nilton Magic

    Steve - 10/30/2007

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    DeKeyser/Waterman - The Young Violinist's Repertoire Book 2 - Violin and Piano - Faber Music Edition | 1969 210

    Varied Repertoire with Great Expressive Potential

    Jennifer - 10/21/2007

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

    Scales every day!!!

    Anonymous - 10/12/2013

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  • Daugherty, Michael - Viola Zombie - Two Violas - Score and Parts - Peermusic Edition | 2311 117

    Halowean Perfection!

    Rachel Sparrow - 10/23/2007

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    Pirastro Tonica Viola String Set - 4/4 size | 485S44M

    Great tone, caution to players at high altitude

    AMETHYST DAVIS - 06/14/2010

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  • Handel, George Frideric - Nine Duets from Concerti Grossi, Op 6 - Violin and Viola - arranged by Ronald C Dishinger - Medici Music Press | 5007 166

    Decent music, but presentation could be improved.

    JEREMY WATERMAN - 12/04/2012

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  • Frost, Robert S - Christmas Kaleidoscope - Cello - Neil A Kjos Music Co | 7117 319

    In the best keys for beginning strings

    Anonymous - 11/23/2014

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    Songs for Little Players - Childrens Music Series Book 1 by Evelyn Avsharian | A20

    easy to read

    Anonymous - 06/27/2015

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  • ABC Notespeller - Workbook 1 for Strings by Evelyn Avsharian | A5

    Note Reading

    Phyllis Calderon - 10/22/2007

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  • Corelli Alliance Vivace Violin Set - Medium Gauge | C800S M

    Allows outstanding control of pitch and tone

    Anonymous - 06/12/2010

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    Stretto® Spare Bag for Violin or Viola | S1050V

    My brother recommended these

    MARY MAINE-ROBERTS - 12/06/2012

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