What To Look For When Buying A Violin
What To Look For When Buying A Violin
What To Look For When Buying A Violin

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Hi, My name is Alison and I'm a professional musician, performer and teacher based in NORWICH, NORFOLK, United Kingdom. I create free piano & violin video tutorials with free sheet music to accompany most of my videos as well as other videos about techniques and just about anything else you can think of! More info here: http://www.alisonsparrow.com/ Some of my most popular videos are: Learn to Play the Piano Video Series: http://bit.ly/1GL436S Learn to Play the Violin Lessons 1-10: http://bit.ly/203LcOt Learn to Play the Violin Lessons 11-20: http://bit.ly/2dialI3 Alison CONTACT INFO: BUSINESS ENQUIRIES ONLY PLEASE: brendon@pointyfingerproductions.com IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THE PIANO OR VIOLIN, PLEASE LEAVE THEM IN A COMMENT UNDER ANY VIDEO.

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