Hailey Alton

name Hailey Alton is a violin performer, music lover and teacher. Her hobbies include world music, hiking and swimming.

Violin Repair Frequently Asked Questions

13th August 2009
If you properly care for and maintain your violin, it never should need repair. Your teacher will show you how to change strings when they break or wear out, and she will probably show you how to replace the hair on your bow, too. If you keep your violin ... Read >

How to Bow your Violin

12th August 2009
Even if you are left-handed, you probably will learn to play your violin as if you were right-handed. In fact, some lefties claim they have an advantage, because their left-hand dexterity makes fingering and vibrato easier and more precise. By the time yo... Read >

Learn to Play the Electric Violin

16th June 2009
You can learn to play the Electric violin. It has a great style and produces a phenomenal sound to inspire great performances. Technically speaking, any violin that happens to be equipped with an electronic output is considered to be an electric violin. M... Read >