The Violin Guild
World's #1 String Forum
for all bowed strings!
The Violin Guild is ranked #1 in Online String Recourse by STRINGS Magazine.
It is called "...an essential to our string world" by SHAR Music.
It described as "...a truly unbelievable place where the highest-profile artists interact with everyone else, every day, for free!?" by D'Addario Orchestral.
The Violin Guild serves the entire bowed-string community. Is is endorsed by EASTMAN, D'Addario Orchestral, Southwest Strings, Fiddlershop, the Mind Over Finger podcast, Leatherwood Rosin, WMutes, SHAR Music, and many more!
TVG was founded in 2014 by Dr. Immanuel T. Abraham, and has been maintained by his efforts and those of volunteer administration. Past 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, and overall support for the global string community.
TVG brings awareness to innovations in string instruments and equipment. This includes 5, 6, and 7 stringed acoustic violins and cellos, electric instruments, geared tuners, and world instruments such as the ehru, rebab, hurdy-gurdy, Byzantine lyra, morin khuur, gudok, octobass, and more!
TVG's membership includes 37 reported Grammy Award winners and nominees who interact daily with our members. Masters of every genre share their experience, recordings, sheet music, and insights with the community.
TVG comprises nearly 55,000 bowed string players from all over the world!
"The Violin Guild is an invaluable recourse for the string community."