Experience Perfect Pitch for Yourself
The Perfect Pitch Ear Training SuperCourse
Name EXACT notes and chords — by EAR. Sing any desired pitch from memory. The #1 best-selling ear training method for 30 years, for all musicians, by David Lucas Burge.
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Rechargeable LED Music Light Shines
Perfect for gigging musicians
Do you know someone who plays gigs where power is scarce? Give your musician friend an Aria Brio rechargeable LED music light. It’s bright, dimmable, and portable. Scientifically designed to put the maximum light in the corners of the music, it provides 3.5 to 15 hours of continuous use on one charge and can also be wall-powered. You’llbe loved for bringing light into their life.
Soft carrying bag also available
Beautiful Protection for Your Valuable Instrument
Cellobibs and Bassbibs for the discriminating musician. Elegant enough for the concert hall and durable enough for hauling to your next gig, these bibs will protect your fine instrument from scratches and wear from clothing, buttons and buckles. Field tested and approved by musicians – it’s the only thing that should come between you and your instrument!
Bass Clef Bibs
Trusted Partner for Life
Generations of players the world over trust their performance to CodaBow. Our master makers and leading scientists have created a family of bows that elegantly blends history’s time-honored principles with today’s most advanced technology. A stunning tribute to history’s great bows, the DIAMOND GX features leading innovations and delivers performance once reserved for only the finest pernambuco bows. Audition a CodaBow today and discover a trusted partner for life.
• PREMIER PERFORMANCE • FINEST FITTINGS • SUPERIOR TECHNOLOGY • EXQUISITE CRAFTSMANSHIP • LIFETIME WARRANTY •
Handcrafted in the USA
Alta® Electric Violin
Kaplan for Everyone, Naughty or Nice!
Treat your instrument to its own holiday gift this year – try Kaplan strings for cello and bass! Designed for the most discerning orchestral bass players and advanced cellists, these sets offer a rich tonal palette, fast bow response, and incredible warmth and clarity.
D’Addario & Company, Inc.
Baroque Bling Mutes
Gorgeous & Unique - Baroque Bling Swarovski crystal mutes for violin, viola or cello are the perfect holiday gift. Each tourte-style mute is handcrafted in the US and comes in a variety of colors. Swarovski crystal adorned violin tailpieces also available.
Jazz Up Your Holiday Repertoire
With unique arrangements of two festive favorites:
Artwork for the Music Enthusiast!
Colorado Duet is one of many unique images created by artist Steven Swank. Great idea for recital announcements, student achievement, teacher appreciation or special event posters. Available as note cards and photo prints. Custom orders accepted - just give us a call!
The Realist SoundClip for Cello
Give the Realist SoundClip to your favorite cellist and let them unleash a world of musical possibilities. The easy-on, easy-off pick-up gives a cellist the key to amplification, making it possible for them to plug into an amplifier and hear themselves like never before.
David Gage String Instruments
30kHz Flexible Gooseneck Instrument Microphone
The Earthworks P30/C is a 30kHz cardioid condenser microphone that delivers a sound that is overflowing with uncolored detail and clarity. With its extended frequency response, near perfect polar pattern, and ultra-fast impulse response, the P30/C delivers life-like realism and total clarity to your recordings.
Kim Kashkashian Music for Viola
A bold, subtle account of solo music by the great Hungarian composers Kurtág and Ligeti. As ever, Kim Kashkashian gets to the heart of the music, and unravels its secrets.
For All of Your Pianists
Just in time for Solo and Ensemble Festivals! This unique series solves those troublesome technical challenges existing in string concerto accompaniments. Check our website for a listing of our playable reductions of popular violin and cello concerto accompaniments—arranged by pianist Carol Leybourn.
For Your Teen String Player
Instruction, information, and inspiration in two books written especially with younger string players in mind.
Available in paperback or as eBooks
Homespun Teaches Everyone to Play!
“Chops and Grooves,” featuring Darol Anger, Casey Driessen and Rushad Eggleston, is one of many outstanding string lessons in Celtic, old-time, bluegrass, jazz and blues from Homespun, taught by world-class players. With more than 500 titles on DVDs, books, and CDs, Homespun is the leader in music instruction in a variety of instruments and acoustic styles. Check our website for gift certificates, direct downloads and other holiday ideas.
The perfect holiday gift for the string players in your life!
Introducing Magic Rosin™ 3G, and Magic Rosin™ 3G Ultra.
More Rock String Charts from Mona Lisa Sound
REALLY MOTIVATES KIDS!
Mona Lisa Sound
Rare Violin Books and Autographs
In business for over 20 years, Montagnana Books has the most extensive collection of rare and collectible books about violinmaking, violinmakers, and performers available, plus autographs by the greatest virtuosos of the 19th and 20th centuries. We offer competitive prices and online special sales.
Peter Infeld Strings
For the Discriminating Player
These high performance strings are unlike any strings heard before! They have the ability to create complex tones and a rich spectrum of sound colors, while possessing power and elegance as well as a high dynamic range. These strings also contain the first-ever platinum-plated E string on the market!
Give the Gift of Strings
And save 50%! For a limited time only, get a Strings magazine gift subscription for a friend for ONLY $14.95.
You’ll also get a bonus gift for yourself, absolutely free!
Evah Pirazzi Gold
A Refined and Powerful Violin String Set
These new synthetic core strings offer a brilliant golden and powerful tone, a full-bodied sound from the very bottom to the top of the register and a wide range of sound colors. Instant response, shortest playing-in-time and long-lasting are further convincing features.
The Potter Violin Company
Potter Violins: Instruments and Gear to Spread Christmas Cheer
The Potter Violin Co. is your one stop shop online or in person for everything you need to make the holidays bright for your favorite strings musicians. We offer high-quality, brand name traditional and electric instruments as well as sheet music, cases, rosin, maintenance kits, and much more!
Mel Bay Presents Plugging In by Joe Deninzon
Rock out and explore the world of electric violins, amps, and effects pedals. Includes CD and DVD with over 70 Musical examples!
The Violin Case
Violin and Cello Bridge Necklaces
The Violin Case is the only online gift shop dedicated to string players! Our mission is to celebrate the strings through beautiful carefully selected jewelry, mugs, STRAD posters, ornaments, and many other gifts for the serious string player. Enter the online coupon “StringsMag” to get 10% off your next order!
“It’s a must to have ...”
–Jean Jacques Rampal
Enjoy 148 selected instruments made by the famous Antonio Stradivari featured in a 4 volume collection by Jost Thöne and Jan Röhrmann.
All instruments are shown in original size and the collection includes a DVD with measurements etc.
Special Christmas offer for the Strings audience: free shipping worldwide! Use code Strings at checkout.
Coldplay and The Shins for String Quartet
Unique arrangements of two songs that put Coldplay and The Shins on the musical map. Play them at your next event, and prove that string quartets can do pop.
Treat yourself to the most exquisite accessory. Feel at ease knowing that your instrument is tucked away under a luxurious blanket. Handcrafted from embroidered Dupioni silks, velvets, and other fine fabrics. Designed to fit all full size, standard, and oblong cases including Bobelock half moon, BAM, traditional, and NS Design violin cases. Custom orders welcome.
Bows for A New Musical Generation
New Revelle carbon fiber performance bows are consistent, reliable, surprisingly articulate – and resist warping or loss of camber.
Put Zyex in Their Stocking!
Have you changed your strings since the last holiday season? Zyex violin sets are a fantastic choice for everyone from advancing players to professionals. They offer a powerful, warm, and rich sound, resistance to climate and temperature changes, short break-in time, and great bow response.
D’Addario & Company, Inc.
Special Christmas Offer
Create your own Christmas package. Order anything from our web shop, and with each order placed from the 1st – 24th of December you will get the book Master Your Stage Fright as a gift.
Wood Violins Debuts Acoustic-Electric Violin
The new CONCERT STANDARD and CONCERT DELUXE violins are constructed with aged maple, close-grain spruce tops, and feature our powerful Wood bridge pickup, the same one used on many of our custom electrics. They perform consistently well in every situation so, whether you’re plugged in or unplugged, you’ll get the same excellent sound quality Wood is known for!
Yamaha’s Flagship Violin Delivers The Finest Nuances Required For Top Performers. Handmade in Yamaha’s Hamamatsu, Japan String Atelier and optimized with Yamaha’s proprietary Acoustic Resonance Enhancement (A.R.E.) technology, the “Artida” model YVN-500S provides the finest level of playability that meets the expectation of professional musicians.
Get Back to Basics
With Commonsense Instrument Care. Master the fundamentals and ensure a long life and optimum sound for your instrument.