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Belchertown, formerly known as Crystal Springs is located in the Pioneer Valley near Amherst, Pelham, Palmer, Ware, Granby and South Hadley. Featuring the Quabbin Reservoir, the Belchertown Stone House Museum, it has the 2nd largest land mass for a town in the state of Massachusetts.
Emily's Violin Supply Co. (a purveyor of four and five string violins and violas, bows, bow hair, accessories and luthier supplies), is based in Belchertown on Federal Street near the Amherst line. Only 10 minutes from the center of town, Emily's does not have a storefront as they do 99.9% of the their business online. Visit their website at http://www.emilysviolins.com
Belchertown is also the home of Adam Sweet Fiddle Music Studio (aka Sweet Music). Adam teaches fiddle styles to ages 7-adult out of his home. Genres include Celtic (Irish/Scottish/Welsh), Bluegrass and Klezmer. You can read more about Adam and listen to some recordings on his personal website: http://www.adamsweet.com