Choosing Strings/Rosin


Private Lessons – Violin

Private Lessons – Viola

Private Lessons – Cello

Private Lessons – Bass

 

Here is a helpful guide to choosing the right strings for your instrument.

String Guide

What does Mrs.Newton use?

  • Violin
    • Lezner Goldbrokat E
    • Evah Pirazzi violin A, D, and G
  • Viola
    • Larsen A
    • Evah Pirazzi D, G and C

What does Mrs.Newton recommend for students?

  • Violin
    • Tonica or Dominant for use without fine tuners
    • Prelude for use with fine tuners
  • Viola
    • Helicore or Dominant for use without fine tuners
    • Prelude for use with fine tuners
  • Cello
    • Helicore for solid wood or hybrid celli
    • Prelude for student celli
  • Bass
    • Helicore

What kind of rosin does Mrs.Newton use?

  • Pirastro Goldflex rosin

What kind of rosin does Mrs.Newton recommend for students?

  • Hill dark rosin for violin, viola and cello (green pouch)
  • Pop’s bass rosin

 

 







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