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Popular Science

1934-06

LISTENER'S EARS SPARED AS NOVICE PLAYS SILENT VIOLIN AN ELECTRICAL violin, introduced in Germany for use by those who are learning to play, spares the ears of listeners during practice hours. The instrument is devoid of a sounding box, ...

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Japanese journal of applied physics, Regular papers & short notes

Creator: Nihon Butsuri Gakkai, Ōyō Butsuri Gakkai, Institute of Pure and Applied Physics | Science - 2004

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Gone was the beautiful, curved body that we associate with the violin; all that remained was the skeleton. Far from being a sad picture, however, it was the glamorous debut of a new musical star: the Silent Violin. The Silent Violin is ...


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Text - Joseph Mohr; Music - Franz Gruber Silent night! Holy night! All is calm, all is bright Round yon virgin, mother and Child. Holy Infant, so tender and mild ...

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  • Cecilio Musical Instruments

    Cecilio 4/4 CEVN-1NA Solid Wood Mahogany Metallic Electric / Silent Violin with Ebony Fittings in Style 1 (Full Size)

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    List Price: $499.99

    Powered by a 9V Alkaline battery (included)
    Includes: lightweight hard case, Brazil wood bow with unbleached genuine Mongolian horsehair, quality rosin cake, a bridge, aux cable, and headphones
    1 Year Warranty Against Manufacturer's Defects
    Hand-carved solid maple wood body with ebony fingerboard, pegs, chin rest and tailpiece with mother of pearl inlay
    Size 4/4, style 1 electric / silent violin in mahogany metallic varnish (full size)


  • Cecilio Musical Instruments

    Cecilio 4/4 CEVN-2BK Solid Wood Electric/Silent Violin with Ebony Fittings in Style 2 - Full Size - Black Metallic

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    Rating (175 reviews):
    (4.0/5)
    Cecilio Musical Instruments

    Great Quality Instrument!!

    I have been playing violin for three years now and I felt it was time to take the plunge into the electric violin world. I was also looking for something relatively inexpensive since my main violin is on the higher end. This was the perfect choice.Sound - Try as it might, it just can't replicate the sound of an acoustic violin (which I wasn't looking for anyway). It can get pretty close though and all in all the sound is nice. The pickup is good, not the best quality but it does its job pretty well. As for being silent, it is quieter than an acoustic with a mute, but not completely silent.Construction/Look - The body is nice and solid unlike some of the cheap online instruments you can get. The finish is well done and the ebony pieces with mother of pearl inlays look rather nice. The inlays fall flush too, nothing sticking out at all. The pegs don't slip at all. The only thing I could find wrong with the construction was the bridge. It was a bit too high but... 5/5 Mike - See all my reviews Verified Purchase(What's this?) This review is from: Cecilio 4/4 CEVN-2NA Solid Wood Mahogany Metallic Electric / Silent Violin with Ebony Fittings in Style 2 (Full Size) (Electronics) I have been playing violin for three years now and I felt it was time to take the plunge into the electric violin world. I was also looking for something relatively inexpensive since my main violin is on the higher end. This was the perfect choice.Sound - Try as it might, it just can't replicate the sound of an acoustic violin (which I wasn't looking for anyway). It can get pretty close though and all in all the sound is nice. The pickup is good, not the best quality but it does its job pretty well. As for being silent, it is quieter than an acoustic with a mute, but not completely silent.Construction/Look - The body is nice and solid unlike some of the cheap online instruments you can get. The finish is well done and the ebony pieces with mother of pearl inlays look rather nice. The inlays fall flush too, nothing sticking out at all. The pegs don't slip at all. The only thing I could find wrong with the construction was the bridge. It was a bit too high but... Read more Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, August 18, 2010

    Totally AMAZING! But I have a question about the bridge...

    I love this violin so much, it sounds great and looks great. I'm not rating the bow. It's a typical cheap bow but it works just fine. My only issue with this thing has to do with the bridge. It is so oddly shaped... It slants upward, making the G string MUCH higher than the E. What I'm used to is a perfect arch for a bridge. The G and E are even, and the D and A are even, both slightly higher than the G and E. From what I understand, this gives a better ability to switch strings. I believe it. My acoustic violin is very easily played, perfect arch, and I love it. This electric I love also, but it's sooo hard not to hit the G string while playing the D, It just feels weird. I'm either gonna shave it down or have it replaced. Bridges only costs a few bucks, that's why I'm giving this instrument a 5 star. I do wonder though if there are any advantages to this Bridge design? Thanks in advance.As for the rest of it, totally amazing!!! It's surprising, the headphones feel really... 5/5 Jessica Hurd "Jessica Hurd" - See all my reviews, January 4, 2011

    Perfect Violin for Me!

    So, I haven't played the violin since grade school. And I rent a room in a house, so I was wanted a violin that would be quiet. So, I choose this one... Alas, it's not really "quiet" or silent (even with a mute). Its "quieter" than an acoustic. But still, due to the vibrations, it still gives off its own sound.I was looking for a inexpensive violin. But the other ones I checked out, looked like crap. They had a plastic body, which I am not into.I love the fact that this Cecilio has a wooden body with the mother of earl details. It actually looks much nicer in person, than the pictures. Smells great too (but then I love the smell of fresh cute wood and rosin... call me crazy). And the sound is great (to me anyways, as a beginner). And since it is new, I know that in a few years the sound will mature. (hence another reason I wanted a violin with a wooden body, not plastic).Buying this violin was a big step for me. Since, Electric violins are... 5/5 Latoya M Michel (Seattle, WA United States) - See all my reviews Verified Purchase(What's this?) This review is from: Cecilio 4/4 CEVN-2W Solid Wood Pearl White Electric / Silent Violin with Ebony Fittings in Style 2 (Full Size) (Electronics) So, I haven't played the violin since grade school. And I rent a room in a house, so I was wanted a violin that would be quiet. So, I choose this one... Alas, it's not really "quiet" or silent (even with a mute). Its "quieter" than an acoustic. But still, due to the vibrations, it still gives off its own sound.I was looking for a inexpensive violin. But the other ones I checked out, looked like crap. They had a plastic body, which I am not into.I love the fact that this Cecilio has a wooden body with the mother of earl details. It actually looks much nicer in person, than the pictures. Smells great too (but then I love the smell of fresh cute wood and rosin... call me crazy). And the sound is great (to me anyways, as a beginner). And since it is new, I know that in a few years the sound will mature. (hence another reason I wanted a violin with a wooden body, not plastic).Buying this violin was a big step for me. Since, Electric violins are... Read more Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, November 14, 2010
    List Price: $499.99
    Hand-carved solid maple wood body with ebony fingerboard, pegs, chin rest and tailpiece with mother of pearl inlay
    1 Year Warranty Against Manufacturer's Defects
    Powered by a 9V Alkaline battery (included)
    Size 4/4, style 2 electric / silent violin in black metallic varnish (full size)
    Includes: lightweight hard case, Brazil wood bow with unbleached genuine Mongolian horsehair, quality rosin cake, a bridge, aux cable, and headphones


  • Glaesel

    Glaesel Violin Ultra Practice Mute

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    Heavy rubber
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  • Yamaha

    Yamaha SV-130 Concert Select Silent Electric Candy Apple Red 4/4 Violin

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  • Yamaha

    Yamaha SV-130 Series Silent Electric Violin - Instrument Only Black Instrument Only

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    Rating (3 reviews):
    (5.0/5)
    Yamaha

    Great Silent Violin

    0 5/5 F. - See all my reviews Verified Purchase(What's this?) This review is from: Yamaha SV-130 Series Silent Electric Violin - Instrument Only Black Instrument Only This violin is great. Easy to tune. Holds a good tune. Sounds great. The bose system I added is a plus. Hits the high notes warmly.WARNING. The violin does not come with strings, violin case, bow, etc. The picture is deceiving.You have to set up the bridge and string in the strings that you must buy separately. Beginner's may have trouble doing this. 0 Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, November 5, 2012

    QUALITY AND SOUND

    0 5/5 Cali gadget guy "Cali Gadget Guy" (Southern California) - See all my reviews This review is from: Yamaha SV-130 Series Silent Electric Violin - Instrument Only Black Instrument Only I choose the SV-130 because you do not need a separate power unit to play it. Just plug it into an amp or sound system with any 1/4" instrument cable. The workmanship is Yamaha quality. The action was high so I made a new bridge for it. The reverbs are not over powering. I put Daddario Preludes on it. The ebony tuning pegs work nice and hold tune. It would be nice to be able to use any shoulder rest on it but the one for it works fine. The sound of course is not acoustic but it is nice. For quiet practice it is just that. It comes with ear buds and you can plug an MP3 player into it to play along to songs with. Mine did come from the dealer with the bridge in place. I would think anyone buying this price violin knows how to stand up a bridge and tune it. Violin cases are plentiful everywhere. 0 Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, March 4, 2014

    A M A Z I N G

    0 5/5 Jeff Reese - See all my reviews, April 29, 2014
    List Price: $1,055.00


  • Stagg

    Stagg EVN 4/4 BK Silent Violin Set with Case - Black

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    4 Fine Tuners
    Black
    Solid Bodied Lacquered Maple Electric Violin
    2-Band EQ & Volume


  • Cecilio Musical Instruments

    Cecilio 4/4CEVN-4BK Solid Wood Black Metallic Electric/Silent Violin with Ebony Fittings in Style 4 (Full Size)

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    Rating (16 reviews):
    (3.6/5)
    Cecilio Musical Instruments

    Nice fiddle, but electronics and bow are junk

    The violin is okay; not the greatest tone, but plays fine. Very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the peg work, though the bridge is probably too thick and needs to be lowered unless you like the action really high. Replacing the low quality strings would also be advisable. There was a slight cosmetic blemish on the finish, but entirely acceptable in my opinion.The bow that came with the violin is warped beyond playability and would cost hundreds of dollars to straighten, so putting it in the trash is the best option.The major problem is the output jacks, which only function intermittently. It's very annoying when you're playing and then all of a sudden there's no sound. Extraneous clicks and pops were improved by using a well shielded monster cable, but that didn't solve the drop out problem from the main output.I really like the look and feel of this particular model and wish the electronics could be upgraded. Am checking around to see if... 2/5 janie - See all my reviews Verified Purchase(What's this?) This review is from: Cecilio 4/4 CEVN-4Y Solid Wood Electric/Silent Violin with Ebony Fittings in Style 4 - Full Size - Yellow Maple Metallic (Electronics) The violin is okay; not the greatest tone, but plays fine. Very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the peg work, though the bridge is probably too thick and needs to be lowered unless you like the action really high. Replacing the low quality strings would also be advisable. There was a slight cosmetic blemish on the finish, but entirely acceptable in my opinion.The bow that came with the violin is warped beyond playability and would cost hundreds of dollars to straighten, so putting it in the trash is the best option.The major problem is the output jacks, which only function intermittently. It's very annoying when you're playing and then all of a sudden there's no sound. Extraneous clicks and pops were improved by using a well shielded monster cable, but that didn't solve the drop out problem from the main output.I really like the look and feel of this particular model and wish the electronics could be upgraded. Am checking around to see if... Read more Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, August 26, 2011

    Nice violin

    0 5/5 James M. Pearce "James" (Wisconsin) - See all my reviews, January 22, 2011

    Not playable out of the box

    0 2/5 M. Davis - See all my reviews, July 22, 2012
    List Price: $499.99
    Size 4/4, style 4 electric / silent violin in black metallic varnish (full size)
    1 Year Warranty Against Manufacturer's Defects
    Powered by a 9V Alkaline battery (included)
    Includes: lightweight hard case, Brazil wood bow with unbleached genuine Mongolian horsehair, quality rosin cake, a bridge, aux cable, and headphones
    Hand-carved solid maple wood body with ebony fingerboard, pegs, chin rest and tailpiece with mother of pearl inlay


  • Crescent

    Crescent EV-BK Full Size 4/4 Electric Violin Starter Kit, Black (Includes CrescentTM Digital E-Tuner)

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    Rating (9 reviews):
    (3.3/5)
    Crescent

    Great.

    0 5/5 James J Romero - See all my reviews Verified Purchase(What's this?) This review is from: Crescent EV-BK Full Size 4/4 Electric Violin Starter Kit, Black (Includes CrescentTM Digital E-Tuner) I had no trouble tuning it and i have never played with a violin before. It sounds amazing, but not quiet as i thought. When plugged into amp it sounds wonderful and clear. Took some time to rosen bow, but is great. Had no instructions. Looked like it was a little worn out, because the nobs working was faded. Head phone dont respond to volume control, but would be a good idea to get a pair that does. To tune it was a challenge because it kept coming loose. Just push them in then twist. Comfortable and easy to use. Love the bag. 0 Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, August 28, 2013

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    0 5/5 Victoria Pimentel Díaz - See all my reviews Verified Purchase(What's this?) This review is from: Crescent EV-BK Full Size 4/4 Electric Violin Starter Kit, Black (Includes CrescentTM Digital E-Tuner) The violin is excellent and I will recommend to my friends and family. Fantastic place, beautiful, functional and full of expectations 0 Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, October 2, 2013

    Awesome awesome awesome

    0 5/5 Jason salgado - See all my reviews This review is from: Crescent EV-BK Full Size 4/4 Electric Violin Starter Kit, Black (Includes CrescentTM Digital E-Tuner) This violin is so awesome! I love it! I can not stop playing it! It has such a good tune, you can adjust tune settings and volume. Good rosin, bow, violin, awesome headphones(theater sound), great tuner works for all string instruments, and good cable! 0 Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, August 30, 2013
    List Price: $149.99
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    Ideal for the beginning student
    Ebony Pegs, chinrest, fingerboard & tailpiece
    Full Size 4/4 Electric Silent Violin
    Full Brazil wood Bows with unbleached horsehair
    Comes complete with padded gig bag, rosin, headphones and batteries


  • Yamaha

    Yamaha SV-130 Silent Violin, Navy Blue

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    Rating (4 reviews):
    (5.0/5)
    Yamaha

    Recommended

    0 5/5 eViolin - See all my reviews Highly recommended. I'm an experienced violin player (I have several decades of experience playing this instrument) and this violin plays, sounds and feels just like a regular acoustic violin. I use it a lot to practice at night so nobody hears me, it's IDEAL!Also important: the strings and bridge are regular components. So you can go to any violin shop to replace them should you need to do so at one point. 0 Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, October 22, 2010

    Stop searching, Buy this!

    0 5/5 Zach (Area 51) - See all my reviews GREAT, GREAT, GREAT! I have had this violin for 4 years, Strings still sound great! I plug it up to my Computer using Garageband (Mac). Obviously without speakers its very quiet. You can plug headphones in, and a ipod to play along too. Recommend 100% 0 Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, May 4, 2011

    Blue violin,not blue sound...

    0 5/5 Monika Tahiri - See all my reviews Verified Purchase(What's this?) What should i say about this item more than "i am happy to receive this treasure of tecnologie in my hands". The sound is clear,and it has all the qualities of an accustic violin, it sounds very good in live performances and from the begining it gave me the comfort, like i used this violin for years, it became mine from the very begining. Im stronger and more comfortable now in my performances. 0 Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, August 11, 2010
    List Price: $1,055.00
    Price: $740.00
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    Spruce Body - Maple Neck - Ebony Fingerboard - Ebony Pegs - Maple Aubert Bridge - Molded Plastic Side Body, Tailpiece
    This Full Size Yamaha SV-130 Silent Electric Blue 4/4 Violin is easy to hold and play
    The Yamaha SV-130 Silent Electric Blue 4/4 Violin is simple one of the most versatile violins ever made.
    Controls include: Master Volume - Reverb Type Select - Aux In - Aux In Volume - In-Out Jacks - Headphone Out - Line In - Piezo Sensor
    The aux-In 1/8 inch jack with independent volume control allows connection of an MP3


  • Yamaha

    Yamaha SV-200 Silent Violin Performance Model Ocean Blue

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    Rating (1 reviews):
    (4.0/5)
    Yamaha

    Usefull for the traveler

    I bought this to take to Afghanistan on deployment so I could practice while I'm here. Its rugged enough that it made the trip with no problems, but I practice it without headphones so I can more easily match the sound with the resonance of the instrument. The headphones sound fine, but I prefer to play without them so I can concentrate on the natural vibration of the instrument.I used it at a country gig the weekend before I came and plugged directly into a Fender Tube amp sans preamp or equalizer, but wasn't happy with the sound - too high. I didn't have time to experiment with tweaking the sound, so thats probably less about the instrument. I enjoyed having the quarter inch jack to plug into instead of having to worry that I was going to scratch the wood on my regular violin with the pickup grip.While deployed, I've been able to plug the violin into my Bose desktop computer speakers and it sounds much better than through the fender guitar amp. I'm... 4/5 Charles (Right here.) - See all my reviews This review is from: Yamaha SV-200 Silent Violin Performance Model Ocean Blue I bought this to take to Afghanistan on deployment so I could practice while I'm here. Its rugged enough that it made the trip with no problems, but I practice it without headphones so I can more easily match the sound with the resonance of the instrument. The headphones sound fine, but I prefer to play without them so I can concentrate on the natural vibration of the instrument.I used it at a country gig the weekend before I came and plugged directly into a Fender Tube amp sans preamp or equalizer, but wasn't happy with the sound - too high. I didn't have time to experiment with tweaking the sound, so thats probably less about the instrument. I enjoyed having the quarter inch jack to plug into instead of having to worry that I was going to scratch the wood on my regular violin with the pickup grip.While deployed, I've been able to plug the violin into my Bose desktop computer speakers and it sounds much better than through the fender guitar amp. I'm... Read more Help other customers find the most helpful reviews&nbsp; Was this review helpful to you?&nbsp;, January 8, 2013
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    The frame has been extended further around past the chin rest so as to accommodate nearly any standard chin and/or shoulder rest
    The Yamaha SV-200 Blue Silent Electric 4/4 Violin is a perfect example of Yamaha Quality!
    A floating tailpiece enhances tone from the strings Line Out jack is positioned so the cord can be draped over the performer's shoulder
    Headphone Out - Line Out - Powered by 1 DC9V battery
    Oval shaped neck is finished with a thin layer of a specially formulated finish that offers a feel identical to an acoustic violin
    EQ Mode Switch allows the user to skip the built-in EQ_s default setting so you can take advantage of high-end equalization


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The event will feature a culinary feast with city chefs, with live performances by festival artists and silent and live auctions. For more information, visit www.phillyfeastival.com. Local history. The Lansdale Historical Roopa Mahadevan will be ...
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The Rapp for Sept. 5 Live auction items include a Scottish Island getaway and a visit and lunch with the editor of Glamour magazine in New York City, plus a huge variety of silent-auction items. For those who would still Instructors this fall include Larissa West ...
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Public is invited to annual Paint Out at Tibetan Buddhist Center Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche, spiritual director at the Tibetan Buddhist Center for Universal Peace, Do Ngak Kunphen Ling (DNKL) looked at an artist's painting during the Annual Paint Out, Wet Paint Exhibition and Silent Art Auction last year. This year's ...
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Scares are subjective - as a barometer for my level of bravery, I once creeped myself out so effectively reading about Silent Hill on GameFAQs that I had to move my PC to face the door - but most of Outlast's frights are effective because they're brute ...
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