Our workshop operates by appointment for all instrument and bow repair and restoration, and availability is limited. Because each player and instrument is unique, we prefer to have a conversation with you to discuss your individual needs and answer any questions you may have. We invite you to call us at 617-262-0051 (ext. 655) or email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss scheduling an appointment.
As a comprehensive string shop, Carriage House Violins offers a wide range of services to our clients through every step of the instrument selection process.
Essentials for Strings is an excellent systematic and comprehensive approach to technical development for use by full string orchestras, string ensembles, and individual string players. Features include: RYTHYM Develops excellent sight-reading skills. Shows note relationships via graphic "rhythm boxes." TECHNIQUE Arpeggios, and Broken Thirds in one, two, and three octaves, in every major and minor key. All studies are fingered for each instrument. Gives rhythmic variations for all exercises. BOWING Clearly explains eight basic bowing styles. Suggests countless bowing possibilities. INTONATION Offers step-by-step procedures for developing perfect intonation. Includes tuning recommendations for all strings. Includes 5 four-part chorales to develop group intonation.