Paganini Violin Chinrest

4.7 from 15 reviews
Price:
£20.40 inc VAT & Free Delivery in the UK
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8 in stock

Description

The Paganini violin chinrest is similar to the New Flesch but of smaller dimensions. Solid ebony only.


Specifications

  • Solid Ebony
  • Centrally mounted.
  • Suitable for full size or 3/4 violin.
  • Width 98mm. Height from instrument 25mm. Depth 55mm.

Customer reviews:

Rating Summary
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David
12/10/2015 19:33
Salisbury, United Kingdom

Professional

Perfect "viola" chin rest!
5 out of 5 found the following review helpful

Pros: Bought it for my violin but has proved perfect for my viola. It has a lower profile than the Fleisch and clears the tailpiece. It is ideal for the viola as it brings the arm through and offers a more comfortable playing position.

Cons: None apart from the fact it is presented as a violin chin rest but is wonderful as a viola rest.

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jess
23/02/2011 19:04
East Englia, United Kingdom

Teacher

Good central chinrest.
5 out of 5 found the following review helpful

Pros: Good shape, nicely made and not too high, nor as large as the Flesch. I bought this to replace a Wittner centrally mounted chinrest which didn't do anything for the looks of my violin.

Cons: None.

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ann
15/03/2012 12:06
burton on trent, United Kingdom

Teacher

Well worth buying
2 out of 2 found the following review helpful

Pros: I am finding that the rest is very comfortable. Bowing is easier to control. Will certainly recommend to pupils

Cons: no dislkes

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Keith
03/09/2017 16:36
Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom

Beginner

A useful chin-rest but fitting wasn't easy
1 out of 1 found the following review helpful

Pros: Fits my chin perfectly, allows my head to be over the tail-piece so that I have better 'contact' with the violin. It looks good on my violin. The contour is very smooth and doesn't cause jaw ache like some central rests.

Cons: When first fitted it pushed down on the tail-piece. The tunnel under the chinrest isn't cut deep enough or long enough. I solved this using 2 cork pads to raise the rest higher but it took me some time to make them just the right thickness and cut them to fit the rest feet. It would have saved me a lot of time if two 1mm thick pads of cork had been included with the rest to raise it. I think other people have had this same problem. I would welcome a set of spacers if you have some.

Other: First class delivery as usual.

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Suzanne
14/08/2013 18:09
Torquay, United Kingdom

Beginner

Good central chinrest
1 out of 1 found the following review helpful

Pros: Easy to fit and comfortable position

Cons: Quite expensive

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David
07/03/2013 21:38
Ellesmere, United Kingdom

Beginner

Worked fine
2 out of 3 found the following review helpful

Pros: Recommended by teacher and it worked fine. Easy to fit

Cons: None

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Clare
01/10/2020 08:24
Hythe, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

Light and versatile.

Pros: Good quality and easy to fit. I found the central position uncomfortable after a while however and have repositioned the rest to the left of the tailpiece. This is much better for me and the small size and low contours fit me well. Obviously a versatile design.

Cons: None

Other: Excellent service as always from the Stringzone.

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christine
09/01/2020 09:49
Halifax, United Kingdom

Beginner

Not for me but nice quality

Pros: Nice quality chinrest

Cons: but the chinrest was bigger than it looked so wasn't suitable for me.

Other: Very good, quick delivery.

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Beverley
07/04/2019 21:30
Bath, United Kingdom

Professional

Best chin rest I have tried.

Pros: Fits my viola very well. As a viola player with a smaller frame this is the best chin rest I've ever used.

Cons: None yet.

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Will
02/04/2019 17:24
Uxbridge, United Kingdom

Beginner

Nice chinrest

Pros: Well made and I find it comfy. Does what it says on the tin. The stringzone outstanding as always.

Cons: None

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