What is best violin to buy for a beginner?
Actually, this is a very good question to answer. Handmade violins have relative advantages. There must be a reason for high price of violins, because when making high-quality violins, production process will be more perfect, and various adjustments will need to be repeated, and production efficiency will be greatly reduced. a few violins a year. Can more than a hundred pianos be produced a year same? It is possible that some manufacturers have good craftsmanship and high efficiency.
If your own economic conditions don't allow it, don't buy cheapest piano when buying a piano for your child. Usually these relatively cheap violins are made roughly, and many violins are not standardized in size, not only sounding harsh, but also extremely unpleasant to use. Let violin teacher be able to determine quality at a glance, and this will affect quality of teaching.
Many beginners think that when choosing a violin for first time, they are choosing a mechanical violin, which is cheaper and can be replaced later. This is actually a waste of extra money. In process of promotion, violin will be replaced with improvement of violin technology. If you choose a middle class handmade violin for first time, you do not need to change violin temporarily, and you will replace high class violin when it reaches a certain level. During this period, you need to buy only two violins.
It is not recommended for beginners to buy expensive violins. For example, which violin maker made an antique violin, it is actually difficult to distinguish authenticity from a fake. As a rule, violins made by violin makers have long been collected by performers and, on one hand, have value of collecting and playing. Therefore, when choosing a violin, you should buy a violin with a beautiful sound, excellent workmanship and durability, and a relatively moderate price. The price for an adult violin should fluctuate between 1500-3000, this is only price of an ordinary handmade violin, and for an average violin - around 3000-5000. However, it should be noted that price and quality are not fully proportional, such as relying on sale of raw materials to increase price. It cannot be said that beauty of raw material can reflect quality of violin, but complex factors must be taken into account.
Therefore, when beginners buy a violin, it is better to buy a handmade violin. The main thing is to rely on choice of your own economic conditions and violinist's mentality.