what size violin do you need?

To determine what size violin you need, stand with your left arm stretched out from your side on a level with your shoulder, palm up. Measure from the neck to the middle of the palm.

arm length from 14 inches to 15 3/8 inches   —- 1/16 size violin

arm length from 15 3/8 inches to 16 7/8 inches —- 1/10 size violin

arm length from 16 7/8 inches to 18 1/2 inches — 1/8 size violin

arm length from 18 1/2 inches to 20 3/8 inches — 1/4 size violin

arm length from 20 3/8 inches to 22 1/4 inches — 1/2 size violin

arm length from 22 1/4 inches to 23 5/8 inches — 3/4 size violin

arm length from 23 5/8 inches and bigger — 4/4 (or full) size violin

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