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SELECTION & PURCHASE
How to Buy the Right Violin Bow

These 5 factors can add up to one thing—finding the right bow for you

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Getting the Best Custom Stick

Want to commission a bow? The approaches are as varied as the players and makers themselves

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The Search for the Right Bow 

Discover new sounds—and excite your senses—by using the right bow to suit the right performance

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Searching for a Better Sound? Try Upgrading Your Stick!

Why changing your bow may be the easiest—and most affordable—way to improve your sound

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How to Choose a Bass Bow—Should You Go with a French or German Style?

When it comes to choosing a bow, double bassists do have options

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Choosing a Bow for Your Plugged-In Instrument

Why a carbon-fiber bow may be your electric fiddle’s best friend

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7 Things to Consider When Buying a Fine Bow

Purchasing a quality bow can be a wise investment for your playing and your wallet

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Essential Things to Consider When Shopping for Your First Bow

Expert advice on finding the best bow values at several price points

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