For violinist and violists: How to decide when to use an open string You may have heard teachers or other players saying that using open strings is

violin

The winner of last week's poll is now ready on the interactive player. Click the link for your instrument below. (I'll do Shake it Off by Taylor Swift next,

Requiem

Here's an incredible video that demonstrates different ways that we can see sound waves as they move through materials.

Cymatics

Create A Tradition of a Home Caroling Concert This Christmas season, The String Club is providing fun holiday music for you to play for your family and

Christmas Fun

Buying Cheap Will Cost You You are (or your child is) starting to learn violin or another string instrument. You can't wait to learn and share your favorite

Violin Back

Attack on Titan, a recent poll winner is now ready on the interactive player. Click the link for your instrument below. Violin Viola Cello Bass Other

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Cool Videos

Cymatics

Want to SEE music?

Here’s an incredible video that demonstrates different ways that we can see sound waves as they move through materials.

Grappelli

“Grandfather of jazz violinists,” Stephane Grappelli

Stephane Grappelli plays two tunes by Gershwin, Someone to Watch Over Me and I’ve Got Rhythm.

Sujari Britt

Sujari Britt, prodigy cellist

Short documentary about Sujari Britt, a child prodigy cellist who started playing music at 2 years of age. She is extremely passionate about music and can inspire us all to fall deeper in love with our instruments and music in general.

Srikanth

Jyotsna Srikanth playing Carnatic (South Indian) violin

Another wonderful style of violin playing to explore! Listen to the intricate rhythmic interplay between Srikanth’s violin melodies and the two mridangam players. Its all the more impressive when you consider that this music is mostly improvised, not composed beforehand.

Thoughts on Playing & Practicing

Titan

Attack on Titan Now Available

Attack on Titan, a recent poll winner is now ready on the interactive player. Click the link for your instrument below. Violin Viola Cello Bass Other recent additions to the interactive player: (To find them, click on your instrument at the top of the page, then find it in the dropdown menu, or do a […]

Christmas Fun

Christmas Music Fun

Create A Tradition of a Home Caroling Concert This Christmas season, The String Club is providing fun holiday music for you to play for your family and friends at your gatherings. Each day until Christmas, we will be adding at least one new song that you can play and invite others to sing along with, […]

Sheet Music and Tablature

Ready or Not

Ready or Not by Bridget Mendler Tablature

Ready or Not – Click Here This is tablature for violin or viola for Ready or Not by Bridget Mendler. I only did the pre-chorus and chorus for this.

Carolina

Carolina in My Mind by James Taylor

Carolina In My Mind This is tablature for violin or viola for Carolina in My Mind by James Taylor

Gone, Gone, Gone

Gone, Gone, Gone Tablature for Violin or Viola

Gone Gone Gone by Philip Philips tablature for violin or viola. This is a half step higher than the original recording.

I Just Called

I Just Called to Say “I Love You” tablature for violin, viola, and cello

I Just Called to Say “I Love You” by Stevie Wonder