Purchasing a first guitar for yourself or the new guitarist in your family can be a lot like purchasing a car or a pair of shoes, they come in many different styles to serve different functions, and some different sizes are available, but beyond that, most of the differences are a matter of taste.
There are simply too many options to create a definitive list of which instruments you should buy, especially as the availability of brands and prices will depend on where and when you are shopping. Sometimes you can hit a really good deal and get twice the guitar for the same price. The goal here is to present you with the questions you need to ask yourself to make an informed decision.
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15 Best Violin Brands Reviews 2015-2016
March 3, 2015 By Austin
Investing in a violin is something that you need to think about seriously, as buying on a whim may result in you putting out and ultimately wasting a lot of money.
There are violins on the market to suit all budgets, from less costly beginner violins to handcrafted violins with hefty price tags.
Expensive does not necessarily equal excellent, as some lower priced violins can be great value for money.
You may feel compelled to buy a beautifully handcrafted instrument but think about how realistic that would be for you, in terms of affordability and frequency of use.
Looking at cost, durability, and sound quality, we’ve listed the 15 best violin brands to help you out in your search for the perfect beginner and intermediate violin.