All of the new Tonareli Violin Cases are back in stock. Looking for a lightweight, cool, affordable case.... here it is!

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Friends, Colleagues and Cello Families, The 2018 Annual Otterbein Cello Day portal is open! Cello Day is purely a day for growing Central Ohio cellists in 8th-12th grade to gather at Otterbein and explore cello playing, technique, repertoire and ensemble playing. New this year is an hour long Alexan...
Thanks to everyone who came out to celebrate Edward "Sid" Omasta last night. It was a great night to share in music, words and laughter. Sid would have enjoyed it. His video is posted on The Loft Violin Shop's website if you want to view it again.
Ed Zunic getting Upper Arlington Strings ready for State.
Electric Violin Day at School.
The Loft Violin Shop is with Mandy Andreasen.

In 1994 aspiring young artist Mandy Blickensderfer (now Mandy Andreasen) got this cello at The Loft Violin Shop. She started a diary that has lived with the cello and its many owners. 23 years later a reunion with the current owner Danielle Hall and Mandy. The Little cello has touched a lot of lives and it was fun reliving the journey with these two!

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Chamberfolk: Three classically trained musicians playing original music, as intricately arranged as a string quartet, lyrically rooted in the singer/songwriter tradition, and wrapped in three-part …

#Loftproud to be such an integral part of the orchestra community in Central Ohio for over 42 years!

The Loft Violin Shop has matched hundreds of children with violins, violas, cellos and occasionally a string bass in time for the start of school music programs.

Why are we so passionate about loosening your bow? Explained.

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D'Addario Orchestral

Does loosening your bow after every practice session really make a difference? The answer is yes; it really, truly does. Taylor Morris from The Sound Accord explains why.

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New and ready for Christmas, Bogaro & Clemente cello cases. Light weight, super strong and beautiful. Call for pricing.

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There is a great deal of fine musical talent in this area working hard to make classical music accessible to local audiences, staging top-quality performances in a variety of venues
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D'Addario Orchestral

You might be a pro at rosining your bow, but do you actually know how rosin works? Taylor Morris of The Sound Accord explains the sticky science of rosin.

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Budding new musicians!
Great work Abby Wimbiscus and Stacy Lemke for a great recruiting class and great orchestra program!

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Delaware City Schools Orchestras

It's our first week of fifth grade orchestra with instruments and guess who's excited!!!! Smith violinists and violists certainly are!

Even the rain can't dampen our spirits or our tent day

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Our second Tent Day at The Loft. Come get your new instrument and get ready for orchestra. Especially for our familes in Worthington Schools, but EVERYONE is welcome! A big tent, lots of helpful musicians and a great time!

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Recruiting in Charleston.

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The Loft will hold our first of two "Tent Days" on August 26th. This is the time for all of our central Ohio orchestra families to visit The Loft and get your new instrument for school, especially Upper Arlington City Schools.
Come by, get your new instruments for orchestra. Have fun and enjoy the atmosphere.

Sat 9:00 AM EDTThe Loft Violin ShopColumbus, OH
The Loft Violin Shop added 2 new photos — with Susan Jones Hofstetter and Jim Hofstetter.

Jim and Susan Hofstetter representing The Loft Violin Shop in Nashville. The Loft, nominated as one of the top 100 dealers in North America, was also awarded runner up in the category "Store Design".

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The Grammy Award winning Time Jumpers at the D'Addario Orchestral NAMM kick off party.

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