QUOTE(elidatrading @ May 7 2012, 11:32 PM)
I don't see why, it seems like a good buy to me.
QUOTE(Hubicka @ May 8 2012, 12:06 AM)
Sorry I keep giving mixed advice but I just had a look at the Messina i'd say definitely try get that
yes, especially since the violin alone
is around ?350-420. also... Liz, do you know if carbon fibre bows are 'generally' better than wooden ones?
QUOTE(Minstrel @ May 8 2012, 12:52 PM)
From a violin teacher....
Do check with the teacher that the student is definitely ready for a full size though - at this stage a lot of harm can be done by moving to a too large/too heavy instrument too soon, especially if in the early stages of changing position and learning vibrato, when a good, relaxed posture is essential.
the violin teacher said that she is definitely ready but she could stay with her 3/4s if obtaining a bigger violin is difficult:)
QUOTE(Hubicka @ May 8 2012, 12:59 PM)
I'll never understand why they named it conservatoire, seeing as if you had that to play on in a conservatoire, you'd have a big
problem? when a lot of people have gone over thousands, its a least an extremely massive