The Violin Owner's Manual is an indispensable guide for the string musician. The "missing manual" for string instrument owners - what every violin owner should know.
Here's the book that should have come with your violin! Written by a team of leading instrument makers, repairers, and musicians under the expert guidance of the editors of Strings magazine, the Violin Owner's manual is the one comprehensive guide to selecting, understanding, preserving, and protecting any violin, from a modest fiddle to a priceless Stradivari.
If you play the violin, teach others to play, work with violins, or buy and sell them, this is the indispensible reference for you - written in clear, jargon-free language and richly illustrated with photographs and drawings.
- Learning how your violin works
- Selecting the proper instrument and bow
- Understanding common repairs
- Guarding against theft
- Getting a good setup
- Protecting your violin
- Choosing a case.
Paperback, 158 pages.