How to Draw a Violin

Many would say art is an expression of thoughts or feelings. It may even be an outlet or a product of a series of experiences. Some may have it as a form of stress release or relaxation, for some a hobby or even perhaps a way of living but in any way, it gives out a sense of beauty and satisfaction for people pursuing the related arts in either music or visual medium. On a personal note, I learned the basics of art in primary years and it was a…

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Violin For Kids

Centuries ago, children are just mere spectators in stage plays or shows.  As children, they are expected to do things that they are supposed to do like playing around with other children. But as time goes by, children nowadays are more responsible and more inclined to do things that are beyond their age.  At their young age, they are encouraged to explore the world and conquer it. Some toddlers can now play a musical instrument like a professional musician.   Parents are proud to have children that have skills and talents…

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Top 5 Cheap Digital Pianos of 2019 – Our Pick

An Introduction: Different Styles of Digital Piano There are three styles of digital pianos; the slab, console and the grand. The basis in choosing which style you like highly depend on the use, space limitations, furniture requirements, and price. Slab This type of piano is basically a keyboard and usually pedals without a stand. If you want to take the piano to a gig, or your place needs to make the most efficient use of every area, the slab is best for you. It can be placed on a stand…

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Mendini Violin 4/4MV300

The violin is a stringed musical instrument also known as a fiddle. It is played using a drawing bow to slide across the aligned strings. The parts of the instrument may be made from different kinds of wood and sold usually as a complete set. Although the product may be bought as new, some also prefer used ones. In looking for the rightful piece, there are some things to consider like the budget and quality. When we talk about quality, manufacturers and brand come into focus. One worthy to be…

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Violin Sizes

A violin is a musical instrument which can play small and high pitched music. It is made of wood and uses metal strings. A violin has four perfect tuned strings. It is played by drawing a bow across its strings; it can also be played through plucking using the fingers and by striking the strings with the wooden side of the bow. It is one of the outstanding instruments both in ensembles or orchestra and as a solo performance.  A violin’s bow consists of a stick with a ribbon of…

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Strings on a violin

Violins: A Brief History The violin was first known in the 16th century in Italy. It is often called a fiddle when used in Classical music scenes or in a folk music context. Although the earliest stringed instruments at that time were mostly plucked, versions of this bowed string instrument came out from all over the world. In the East, the Erhu from China and the Morin Khur, which evolved from the rabab, are relatives of the violin. Earliest pictures of violins, with three strings then, are seen in Northern…

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Casio Privia PX-130 Digital Piano Review 2018

The Casio Privia PX-130 Digital Piano is a fantastic entry-level digital piano. It’s one of the cheapest digital pianos currently available on the market today, yet is powerful and versatile enough for the beginner hobbyist player or the advanced pianist seeking a portable alternative to their piano. First, let’s get the brand name out of the way: Casio historically has been associated with various electronic gadgets including calculators and watches. No true “performer” or piano-lover would have even considered the brand in the recent past, as its line of offerings…

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