South Washington County Schools


Stringed instruments have an advantage over many other musical instruments in that they are made in several sizes, so that a smaller player can still play properly.  The length of the body designates what size of viola is appropriate.  The chart below indicates the various sizes of instruments, and the dimensions of the player that should be used as a guide for proper selection.

Violin Sizing

Viola Sizing

Cello Sizing

Bass Sizing