The violin should be relatively easy to tune and should retain that
tuning under normal conditions.
PLAYABILITY: A proper instrument must be functional and
comfortable. It should not hurt to play and neither the strings
nor hardware buzz.
When played properly, a violin should produce the pleasant sound for
which the instrument is known. Failing that, who would want to
listen to or play it.
INTEGRITY: An instrument grows with its player and should exhibit
construction quality substantial enough to properly serve his or her
musical aspirations over time.
can offer the opportunity for the student or player to earn and own the
pleasure and satisfaction of making music.
Special thanks to the Knilling Violin Co. for providing this
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