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December is fast approaching. We’ve all seen Monty the penguin and Christmas has arrived in the shops, but don’t panic Normans is ready for this busy time of year. We have everything you need to make this Christmas a musical one. Take a look at our Christmas Gift Guide full with great instruments perfect as gifts for Christmas. Ensure your gifts arrive in plenty of time with our Last Delivery Dates and Christmas Opening Times to avoid disappointment.

I’ve got some gifts perfect for string players and ideal as stocking fillers. With everything musical you need Normans has it covered.


Stentor 1461J/A Full Size Student Violin Bow



This violin bow from Stentor is perfect for any violinist and is especially made for students. This violin bow is supplied in full size, but also available in lots of other sizes. This allows the violinist to find a bow that works for them. This bow is made from high quality wood and at a great price it’ll put a smile on any violinists face this Christmas.

Other sizes include 3/4, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8 and 1/10.




Pirastro P9011 Cello Rosin



Great Cello rosin from Pirastro. This rosin is perfect for all players and size of bows. Rosin is always needed for all bows to give the friction it needs for great playing sound. It’s an essential item for all cello players; make sure your fully stocked for the New Year and always have cello rosin to hand in your instrument case. Perfect as a stocking filler.




Dresden 1002A Full – 3/4 Size Violin Chinrest



A great violin chinrest with a compact design. This chinrest fits to the left of the tailpiece and with metal jaws that have a soft cork lining your instrument is sure to be protected. Perfect for violins and supplied in full – 3/4 size.

This chinrest is made of a black plastic, non allergenic material to make playing comfortable.




Stentor 1122 Floor Protector for Cello in Natural



Make sure all cello players can play comfortably into the New Year. With this floor protector to keep their cello in place whilst they play. With 6 holes that allows them to find a position that works for them. The hardwood base is supplied in a natural colour and is attached to cord loops to fit around the legs of the cellists’ chair.

This is an important accessory for any performance and one not to be missed this Christmas.


I hope these ideas have helped. If you have any questions or need some advice from the Normans team then please email: or call: 01283535333 and someone will be happy to help.


About the author

Georgia was with Normans on a years placement from Nottingham Trent University where she was studying Information Systems.