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How to fit a shoulder rest
How to fit a shoulder rest (the updated version)
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Worldfiddler
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July 29, 2017 - 3:40 pm
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Well, I heard someone complain that they bought a shoulder rest, but there were no instructions on how to fit it.

So, I made a video to show how it's done. I did post this before, but someone else complained that there was no music on the video.

So I did a soundtrack for it.

Then, I had *another* complaint that I played a few notes out of tune. Well, as you can imagine, I was not impressed. How dare they!!

So, just to be on the safe side, I took some intonation lessons from the esteemed Professor Ebeneezer Skankpuddle, and here is the much-improved result!

Mr Jim dancing

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Dan-Hur
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July 31, 2017 - 9:23 pm
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Instructions unclear, bow stuck in toaster :p

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CyndieZ
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I followed your directions and found that it gave me a strange pain in my left shoulder and chest. Could it be that I didn't follow your directions exactly? LOL

Thanks for a great and funny video @Worldfiddler 

Cyndie

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Fiddlerman
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August 2, 2017 - 1:22 pm
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We have so much to learn from you Mr. Jim. 🙂

"The richest person is not the one who has the most,
but the one who needs the least."

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Fran
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@Worldfiddler that was GREAT!!!!

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