If you have decided to learn to play the violin and are looking for an instrument, look no further. We have chosen our top three violins for beginners to suit a range of budgets and needs and all three are available on our flexible, affordable rent to buy plans. So read on to find the best intermediate violin and Best Violin For Beginners Uk!
Best Violin For Beginners Uk
The One Teachers Recommend
The Stentor Student I Violin is the violin from our collection that is most recommend by music teachers. The Stentor Student I Violin is praised for its good tone and reliable performance that not only makes it ideal for beginners but has it come highly recommended by teachers, students, and parents alike.
A breakdown of the Stentor Student I
Body: The Stentor Student I features a body that is hand carved from solid tone woods that produce a warm and natural tone.
Fingerboard: The fingerboard is made from rosewood with a black painted finish offering the violin a classic look and a sleek playing surface.
Bow: Included with the Stentor Student I is a traditional wooden bow made from brazilwood with natural horse hair and an ebony frog.
Included: This violin comes as a whole outfit and is ready to play from the box. Included is a lightweight protective case with detachable shoulder straps, a brazilwood bow, and rosin.
Price: The Stentor Student I Violin is available from as little as £3.02* per month (price for 1/16 size violin).
Sizes: The Stentor Student I is available in sizes 1/16, 1/10, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4, and 4/4 (Full Size) ensuring even the youngest, smallest player has access to an instrument. Find out what size you need by reading our Violin Size Guide.
The Popular One
The Stentor Student II Violin is the violin from our collection that is most popular with beginners and students, as it is suitable to be played through all grades. Designed with beginners in mind, the Stentor Student II offers superb tone and reliable playability.
A breakdown of the Stentor Student II
Body: The body of the Stentor Student II is handcrafted from solid spruce and maple producing a warm tone.
Fingerboard: The fingerboard is made from ebony ensuring it is durable whilst having a traditional appearance.
Bow: The Stentor Student II comes with a brazilwood bow with an ebony frog and is strung with natural horse hair.
Included: Included with the Stentor Student II is a lightweight protective case with detachable shoulder straps, a brazilwood bow, and rosin. There is space for a second bow and spare strings in the case allowing the player to have access to everything they need.
Price: The Stentor Student II violin is available from as little as £3.94* per month (price for 1/16 size violin).
Sizes: The Stentor Student II is available in sizes 1/16, 1/10, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4, and 4/4 (Full Size). Find out what size you need by reading our Violin Size Guide.
The One For All Grades
The MMX BEC100 Violin is the violin from our collection that provides players with an instrument that they can complete all grade exams with. The MMX BEC100 offers a sophisticated and elegant violin that has been made by a team of experienced luthiers. If cared for properly players will find this violin serves them well as they progress through their grades.
A breakdown of the MMX BEC100
Body: The body of the MMX BEC100 Violin is handcrafted from solid spruce with ebony fittings and flamed maple. For a more focused singing tone it features a thinner and more delicate bridge than is usually found on entry level violins.
Fingerboard: The fingerboard is made from ebony which is both beautiful and durable.
Bow: The MMX BEC100 comes with a carbon fibre bow. Carbon fibre bows are a popular alternative to traditional wooden bows as they are lighter, less susceptible to warping, and better balanced.
Included: Included with the MMX BEC100 is a deluxe Tom & Will hard case, a carbon fibre bow, and rosin. The case is spacious with room for all necessary accessories, music sheets, and space for a second bow. It also comes with a hygrometer which allows the player to keep an eye on the humidity levels.
Price: The MMX BEC100 Violin is available from as little as £7.26* per month (price for 3/4 size violin).
Sizes: The MMX BEC100 is available in both 3/4 and 4/4 (Full Size), this makes it an ideal beginner instrument for both older children and adults.
Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments you should buy if you are Music Lover
An artist can improve his performance with the use of quality instruments. Here, we have enlisted the top musical instrument manufacturing companies in the world, that can help you select a trustworthy instrument brand.
Gibson is an American manufacturer of Musical Instrument company founded by Orville Gibson in 1902 headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Gibson is most popular Brand in musical instruments industry. The company mainly produced musical instruments, and consumer and professional electronics. It was established in 1902 when Orville Gibson founded such musical instrument brand. Gibson sells guitars under a choices of brand names. The Gibson Memphis shop has mainly focused on producing building hollow, semi hollow body guitars and other musical instruments. It is regarded as 1st place in the Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments.
Harman is an American company founded by Sidney Harman and Bernard Kardon in 1980 headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, United States. Harman International Industries, is an American subsidiary of Samsung Group that innovates and engineers connected products for automakers, consumers and enterprises works in worldwide. The company mainly produced, connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation and connected services. Its a 2nd brand after Gibson in the Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments and its International shareholders has voted in favor of the acquisition by Samsung, becoming a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics on March 10, 2017 and this time Harman is top 2nd brand in the world.
shure is an American audio products company founded by Sidney N. Shure in 1925, headquartered Niles, Illinois, United States. The company mainly focuses on produced microphone, wireless microphone systems, headphone, earphones, phono cartridges, mixers and conferencing system. Shure recently discover numerous series of microphones for various applications, including the, KSM, SM, Beta and PG series, as well as specialized in consumer microphones, wireless, Microflex, and other musical instruments. It is a most valuable brand after Gibson, Harman and Shure is 3rd brand in the world in musical instruments industry.
Yamaha is an musical instrument and street music retail store owned by Yamaha music retail store owned by Yamaha music in United kingdom. The person behind Yamaha’s foundation was Torakusu Yamaha. Yamaha is mainly focuses on predominantly musical instruments, electronics and power sports equipment. It has grown to become the world’s largest producer of musical instruments, pianos, “silent” pianos, drums, guitars, brass instruments, woodwinds, violins, violas, and vibraphones, its is regarded as 4th place in Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments in the world as well as a leading producer of semiconductors, audio/visual, computer related goods, sporting goods, home appliances, specialty metals and industrial robots.
Fender is an American stringed instruments and amplifiers manufacturing company founded by Clarence Leonidas during the year 1946 headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, United States. The company mainly focuses on produces acoustic guitar, bass amplifiers, public address equipment and other musical instruments. When Clarence Leonidas Fender founded such musical instrument company. It also rewarded as 5th most popular brand in musical instruments and it is also a Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments. It has one of the world leaders by defining the sounds we hear, by meeting the needs of musicians, by discover quality products and by backing them up with products and services.
Steinway is an American piano company founded by Heinrich Engelhard Steinweg during the year 1853 headquartered in Europe and international Hamburg, Germany. The company mainly production of grand pianos, upright pianos. It works in the worldwide. Its provide a largest number of musical instrument brand names and producing facilities. Now it is owns manufacturer of pianos, brasswinds, woodwinds, strings, and percussion under dozens of unique brand names. Its mainly notable goods include Steinway & Sonspianos, Bach Stradivarius trumpets, C.G. Conn French horns, Leblanc clarinets, King trombones, Ludwig snare drums, Selmersaxophones and woodwinds, it is regarded as a Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments.
Sennheiser is a German privately held audio company founded by Fritz Sennheiser during the year 1945 headquartered in Wedemark, Hanover, Lower Saxony, German. The company mainly focuses on manufacturing audio electronics, microphones, headphones, telephone, aviation headsets for personal, professional and business application. The company is represent in more than 50 countries worldwide. Sennheiser is mainly known for its production of nice sound of its headphones and microphones and also famous for its best products , it also a Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments.
Roland is a Japanese electronic musical instruments, electronic equipment and software manufacturing company founded by Ikutaro Kakehashi during the year 1972 on April 18, 1972, with ¥33 million in capital. headquartered in Hamamatsu, Shizuko, Japan. The company mainly focuses on manufacturing electronic musical instruments, synthesizers, digital, pianoes, Electronic drums, Guitars, synthesizers and DJ controllers. It is a world’s famous leading manufacturer and distributor of electronic musical instruments because it is a Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments.
Kawai is a musical instruments manufacturing company founded by koichi kawai in 1927 headquartered in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan. The company mainly focuses in manufacturing Grand piano and upright pianos. It is known for its best products like grand pianos, upright pianos, electronic keyboards and electronic synthesizers. The company control in business segments. This segments also gives tuning and repairing services for instruments. The products Processing segment produces and sells processed metal materials for electronic and electrical instruments, processed materials for automobile parts, pig and cast metal, soundproof rooms, acoustic and music related goods and its also a Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments.
10. C.F. Martin
C.F Martin is an American guitar manufacturing company founded by Christian Frederick Martin during the year 1833 headquarters in Nazareth, Pennsylvania. CF Martin & Company Incorporation operates as a guitar manufacturing company. It is known for its steeel string acoustic guitars and is a leading producer of flat top guitars. The Company gives acoustic guitars, strings, and music products for the music industry. CF Martin & Company also offers distribution, manufacturing, and repair services and it is also in a Most Popular Brands of Musical Instruments.