Wood Violin Bow or Carbon Fiber Composite

Decision Factors for Wood or Carbon Fiber Bow

One way to choose a wood bow or a carbon fiber composite bow is to get both. The way the price on carbon fiber bows has dropped, it’s an easier move than you might think.

The first carbon fiber bow I got was about $200. A substantial chunk of change at the time, but less than a … Read more

Fiddle Instruction in Homeschooling

How Fares Fiddling in Homeschools?

 

Are homeschoolers getting good fiddle instruction? This question came up in a recent discussion about homeschool music. I researched the question by putting first one term then another into Google. The first was “music education in homeschool” The second was simply “fiddle homeschool.”

Music education in homeschool was first because I wanted the big picture. What part does … Read more

Reverbnation on YouTube

Searching Reverbnation on YouTube

Reverbnation. I’ve been a member of this music publishing platform for quite a while, maybe several years. I put a few tunes up. But apart from looking at the weekly email, not much engagement on my side.

A week ago I got curious, “Who is actually crushing it on Reverbnation? Are they getting anything tangible out of it? Are they monetizing … Read more