Posts Tagged "electric violin"

The pains of the violinist and the violist

Playing the violin requires a lot of effort and diligence. These years of practice are filled with pains and injuries that will slow down your progress. Learn how to limit them?

Can you play the electric violin with headphones?

Many people are a little confused and doubt the possibility of being able to play the electric violin with headphones. Let’s be clear! All electric violins can be played with headphones! No matter the brand, the pickup, the headphones… Electric violins can all be used with headphones but they do not all connect the same way.

Tips to improve the sound of your electric violin

You are the proud owner of an electric violin, but you are dissatisfied with the natural sound it produces. Let’s see how you can improve the sound of your electric violin with a few effects!

How to choose an amp for your electric violin?

This is a question that comes up on all violinist forums, and to which we find few answers… One element keeps coming up and specifies that for electric violins it is better to opt for a bass amp, rather than a guitar or keyboard amp. What you really need to understand is how an amp works, why are there different amps for each instrument and what parameters should be considered when choosing an amp for an electric violin?

What are the differences between an acoustic violin and an electric violin?

Many classical violinists ask us about the operation of an electric violin and the differences between classical violins and electric violins. So, we listed all differences between classical and electric violins.

Changing electric violin strings

As with any instrument, the strings of a violin wear out as time goes by. Learn how to identify a weird string and replace it by yourself.

Straightening the bridge

On a violin, the bridge is simply placed over the body of the instrument. It is held vertically by the tension of the strings. That is why, after changing the strings of your violin, it may tilt and will be no longer vertical in relation to the body of the violin. Learn how to straighten your violin bridge easily.

Electric Violin Buying Guide

An electric violin is certainly a violin, but its functioning can be a mystery to the uninitiated and beginners. We created this electric violin buying guide in order to help violinists in their first purchase. It is based on 5 questions and we’ll guide violinists in their choice in function of their needs.