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Paige's Music
Anyone know about these?
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OldOgre
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July 6, 2018 - 10:41 pm
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Ok I recently won at auction a Paige's Music 15" Viola

It was missing it Fingerboard, bridge, chin rest and strings. So I was actually bidding on the case that looked to be in good shape.

I was surprised when it got here and I got a good look at it, it was in rather good condition. So I decided to use some spare parts I had lying around ( I canniblised my old Cresent violin) using the maple fingerboard and strings, which was strung as a viola before it fell apart. And a violin bridge blank.

In short time I had a functioning viola. Not correctly repaired but functional.

My question now is who really made this viola as Paige's Music is a school orchestra

supplier.

With violins there is no fretting over the music.

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July 6, 2018 - 11:34 pm
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Here are some picsViola.jpgImage Enlargerviola2.jpgImage Enlarger

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With violins there is no fretting over the music.

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July 9, 2018 - 2:19 pm
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Impossible to know by looking at those pictures, but if you want to find out, why not contact Paige's Music.

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but the one who needs the least."

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