Chamber Music Tulsa - A local organization bringing some of the world's finest chamber ensembles to Tulsa.

Violin Society of America - "The members of the VSA share an interest in the Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass and their bows and the making, restoring, playing, history, acoustics, buying/selling and collecting of these instruments."

American Federation of Violin and Bowmakers

String color charts for Violin, Viola and Cello - also has a short list of characteristics for many makes of string

Another color chart

Pirastro String descriptions:
    Violin
    Viola
    Cello
    Bass

Thomastik String information from our friends at Nova

Local interest:

Tulsa Performing Arts Center- Tulsa's downtown performance hall, hosting many ensemble performances and artisic groups.
Gilcrease Museum- Tulsa's "other" art museum.
Philbrook Museum of Art- A nice collection in what was once an oil tycoon's mansion.
Tulsa Now - "TulsaNow is a group of citizens hoping to make Tulsa a better place to live."
Bartlesville Suzuki Music Association- a new Suzuki program headed by TVS customer Elaine Martin