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Incorrect Bow Hold No. 4

The cause of a poor bow hold is sometimes hidden from view. Remember to check to see if the student's thumb is bent correctly.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In the correct image at left, note the bent thumb. The TIP of the thumb touches the stick.
This insures flexibility in the wrist.

 

 

 

 

POSTURE INSTRUMENT SIZINGINSTRUMENT POSITION

BOW HOLDBOW STROKE INTERMEDIATE RIGHT HAND SKILLSADVANCED RIGHT HAND SKILLS

LEFT HAND POSITIONSHIFTINGVIBRATOADVANCED LEFT HAND SKILLS

 

 
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