The Violin Guild
World's #1 Forum
for All Bowed Strings!
Ranked the #1 Online String Recourse by STRINGS Magazine, The Violin Guild is proud to serve the bowed-string community. It's been endorsed by SHAR Music, Southwest Strings, Buzzfeed, Fiddlershop, the Mind Over Finger podcast, Leatherwood Rosin, WMutes, and many more!
TVG was founded in 2014 by Dr. Immanuel T. Abraham. Administrative support has come from violinists Chloé Trevor, Caroline Adomeit, and violist Dr. Rachel White Galvin. These artists have worked together to maintain focused content, respectful discussion, educational Q & A, highly-exclusive membership, enacting of new ideas, and to support the global string community.
TVG brings due awareness to recent innovations in bowed instruments and equipment. This includes 5, 6, and 7 stringed instruments, electric instruments, geared tuners, and world instruments such as the ehru, rebab, hurdy-gurdy, Byzantine lyra, morin khuur, gudok, octobass, and more!
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TVG's membership includes 37 Grammy Award winners and nominees. They interact with our members freely and daily. Masters of every genre share their experience, recordings, sheet music, and insights with the community.
As of 2021, TVG comprises nearly 45,000 bowed string players! Inquiries from students, professionals, and self-taught artists all receive thorough and multi-sourced responses. "The Violin Guild is an invaluable recourse for the string community." —Charles Avsharian, Founder of SHAR Music Co.