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Acoustic violins are limited to 4 strings and acoustic guitars have 6 strings. However, the universe of electric instruments expands to limitless ranges such as 10-string electric guitars or 7-string electric violins. What are the advantages of a 5-, 6- or 7-string violin? How to switch from 4-string to extended range violins?
Violinists often think that classical violin techniques can all be applied on an electric violin and to other music styles such as jazz. Unfortunately, some playing techniques will work just fine, but others will definitely not. You must learn to adapt them to the style of music and the instrument you are playing.
The episode 2 of our String Talks podcast is here! Our guest is an electric violinist that you know for sure for his videos about violins and bowed string music…