How to Hold a Bow Properly

One of the most difficult aspects of playing violin is that of holding the wooden stick we call ‘bow’ correctly.

As many novices are familiar with the practices of gripping a doorknob, holding a sword, and writing, eating, and drinking with hand-held utilities, they tend to think that holding the bow works in the same way – that is, simply grabbing the tool and fitting it in whatever way seems most comfortable.

7 Best Violin Rosin Brands Review

Understanding that not all rosin is the same is the first step in choosing the best rosin. Most brands actually outsource the rosin that they sell under their brand.

Rosin is very important when it comes to getting just the right tone so learning as much as you can about what rosin works for you is important.

We put together this list of the 7 best violin rosin brands to help you to make an informed choice when purchasing rosin.