Instructor repairing violin bow

Bow Repair for Playability and Conservation

Out of the Attic and Into the Hand: Part 3

During this week of instruction, students will work with Lynn on techniques and repairs that ensure good playability of a bow.

Skills learned:

  • Cambering / Straightening
  • Study of Weights and Balances
  • Windings and Grips
  • Protection of historical markings on sticks
  • Rebushing (stick and frog)
  • Alternative options for endangered materials used
This course is currently unavailable.