A lot of us get rusty after a long break, so don’t assume something is going to be correct now just because it was before the break 🙂
Violin Hold: Make sure it is to the left, and the chin is tucked
Bow hold: Right hand, and make sure pinky and thumb are bent. Bonus points if the hand can be soft (“marshmallow hands”)
E String Concerto
A String Concerto
*start from square and open elbow joint. Don’t let the elbow move back and forth. They may need help with this initially
*play along with recording after a few warm-up mississippi hot dogs
Assisted Fingers: Start guiding the fingers to go down on the tapes
The following link has many pictures of a correct bow hold from many angles for your reference.
Below is your Theory Homework. Click on the link to print!
Theory homework: THSO Theory Book 1 – page 16_Trace Half Notes