Top 6 Travel Essentials for String Players

Top 6 string instrument travel essentials When he’s not helping customers in-store, Simply for Strings team member Kieran is often lucky enough to travel around Australia and the world as a performing violist. Taking a break from a busy schedule

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Top 6 Travel Essentials for String Players

Top 6 string instrument travel essentials When he’s not helping customers in-store, Simply for Strings team member Kieran is often lucky enough to travel around Australia and the world as a performing violist. Taking a break from a busy schedule

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Pirastro Perpetual Strings for Cello – Review

We have been given the opportunity to review the new professional “Perpetual” cello strings from Pirastro. Perpetual strings are supplied with two options: Medium and Soloist.  The A and D, in both sets, are Medium; the C and G strings

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Pirastro Perpetual Strings for Cello – Review

We have been given the opportunity to review the new professional “Perpetual” cello strings from Pirastro. Perpetual strings are supplied with two options: Medium and Soloist.  The A and D, in both sets, are Medium; the C and G strings

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Buying a Bow – Our Guide to Upgrading or Buying Your First Bow

Is it time to upgrade your bow? Upgrading your violin, viola, cello or double bass bow can be a little confusing, so we have put together some tips and tricks to finding the perfect compliment to your instrument.  A new bow

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Buying a Bow – Our Guide to Upgrading or Buying Your First Bow

Is it time to upgrade your bow? Upgrading your violin, viola, cello or double bass bow can be a little confusing, so we have put together some tips and tricks to finding the perfect compliment to your instrument.  A new bow

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String Review: D’Addario Kaplan Amo and Vivo for Viola

Simply for Strings were lucky enough to hold an in-store event with D’Addario a few years ago and I’ve waited for the release of the Kaplan Amo and Vivo string sets for viola ever since. Violinists have had this range available

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String Review: D’Addario Kaplan Amo and Vivo for Viola

Simply for Strings were lucky enough to hold an in-store event with D’Addario a few years ago and I’ve waited for the release of the Kaplan Amo and Vivo string sets for viola ever since. Violinists have had this range available

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Rosin Round Up: How to Choose the Best for Your Instrument

How to Choose the Best Rosin for your Instrument and Strings. Finding the perfect rosin for your violin, viola, cello or double bass can be a little tricky! Simply for Strings have put together their one-stop guide to rosins, including some

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Rosin Round Up: How to Choose the Best for Your Instrument

How to Choose the Best Rosin for your Instrument and Strings. Finding the perfect rosin for your violin, viola, cello or double bass can be a little tricky! Simply for Strings have put together their one-stop guide to rosins, including some

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Is it time to upgrade? Our guide to advancing the basics for your string instrument

Is it time to upgrade? If you’ve been practising and performing with gusto on your string instrument , now is the time to take the next step and upgrade. Whether it’s time to upgrade your strings, bow or even instrument,

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Is it time to upgrade? Our guide to advancing the basics for your string instrument

Is it time to upgrade? If you’ve been practising and performing with gusto on your string instrument , now is the time to take the next step and upgrade. Whether it’s time to upgrade your strings, bow or even instrument,

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