Violin Fingerboard Notes


Here’s an image showing the notes on the fingerboard of the violin.

Violin fingerboard Notes infographic

The violin strings are tuned to GDAE tuning, and each fingering row up the fingerboard increases the played pitch of that string by a half-step.

At the 12th fingering row, the notes then repeat from GDAE again, as this is an octave higher than the open strings (there are 12 half-steps in an octave).

This fingering row is highlighted in gray on the image.

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