A video demonstration on how to change a string on a violin;

First off you’ll need to make sure that you are replacing with a string of the correct thickness, modern day string sets are labeled so you shouldn’t have a problem at all. Place the end of the string with the metallic circle into the tailpiece. Align the string to the notch in the bridge and the notch at the top of the fingerboard. Thread the other end of the string through the hole in the tuning peg then turn anti-clockwise to add tension and tune the violin string.

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About the author

Jeremy has been a part of Normans since July 2012, after completing his study at the Newark School. During his study he set himself the task of building a saxophone from scratch, a feat that no one in the courses history had attempted. Before instrument repair Jeremy had a successful career in the music industry; performing at international conferences, parliamentary jazz summits and a variety of prestigious venues resulting in gaining a place at Leeds College of Music.

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