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Old 12-29-2020, 11:00 AM
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Originally Posted by JohnW63 View Post
I checked with the only music teacher I knew. He felt the brand's only value was firewood.

btw...How long does it take for violin strings to stop stretching? Guitars I know. Violins... Just a guess. Can you give the strings a bit of pressing and pulling before the bridge to get them to settle?
Yes, you can give the strings a little stretch, but be a bit more gentle than you would be with a guitar, as the components of the violin are more fragile. It's more likely that the tuning pegs are slipping, or the arched top is settling (on a violin in this price range).

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