How Much???

Discussion in 'Bows and Rosin [DB]' started by cabooke, Aug 9, 2002.

  1. cabooke


    Jan 26, 2002
    Orange County, CA
    I have been learning on an inexpensive french bow, and just can't get the the feel for it. I want to switch to a german style bow. Does anyone have advise on where to look for one where there will be somebody who knows what they are talking about. I am in the southern California area. Thanks.
  2. arnoldschnitzer

    arnoldschnitzer AES Fine Instruments

    Feb 16, 2002
    Brewster, NY, USA
    Ask a dealer in the area to get you an Eastman bow. They're made in China with good materials and workmanship. I've sold many and never had a problem.
  3. anonymous0726

    anonymous0726 Guest

    Nov 4, 2001
    I have a Jan Kulik that I love. It's on the moderately priced/inexpensive side.
  4. Many places will let you try the bow out for a week or two before buying. I would recomend this.
    I've found that holding either type bow properly feels awkward at first.

    I have found myself wanting to hold a french bow like a german and vice versa. Go figure....

    You might find switching types does not help.
    Practice will.

    Good Luck,
  5. EFischer1

    EFischer1 Guest

    Mar 17, 2002
    New York, New York
    Lemur Music is in Cali. I would recommend getting in touch with them. They should have some good advice