Violin Shoulder Rests

Violin shoulder rests are available in a variety of shapes & materials. Student shoulder rests are most often fabricated from sturdy plastic bases, while professional rests may be made from lightweight composites, tone-woods, or carbon fiber materials, with designs to minimize damping. Most rests fall into the following categories:

  • Bar type: Kun, MachOne, Viva la Musica, Everest, Pedi, KorkerRest, Wolf Rests, BonMusica, Resonans
  • Sponge type: ArcRest, Acoustagrip, PSR, Artino Magic pad