Wickelbuckle Violin Support System, Plastic Buckle
The Wickelbuckle is a combination wire frame and strap apparatus that cradles the lower bouts of a Violin or Viola and connects to a strap that wraps around the body. When properly used with a shoulder rest, it suspends the instrument and frees the head, neck, shoulders and hands, relieving tension and enabling more relaxation and greater ease of expression while playing. This version has a lightweight plastic buckle. More Details...
Elderly Warranty: None Manufacturer's Warranty: None
Advantages to the violinist or fiddler:
- Easily play while singing
- Free the head and neck for a more expressive performance, rehearsal leading, band cue-ing etc.
- Shift smoothly between left-hand positions, produce vibrato without strain, clamping or tension
- Hear your bandmates or ensemble-mates over your violin (not so close to your ear)
- Explore uncharted territory of traditional violin technique: Bar chords, extreme position playing etc. (play like a guit(more...)