Care Instructions for String Instruments: violin, viola and cello

Your Violin, Viola or Cello is made up of over 50 pieces of wood held together with hide glue. With proper attention you can be assured that your instrument will last a very long time. There are instruments that are being played today that were built almost four centuries ago. Since a well-made instrument only sounds better as it gets older, following these basic steps will help it sound its best for years to come