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Thumb Problems for Cello and Bass Bow Hold

A hyperextended thumb will cause tension and locked joints in the fingers, and prevent the wrist from being flexible.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

POSTURE INSTRUMENT SIZINGINSTRUMENT POSITION

BOW HOLDBOW STROKE INTERMEDIATE RIGHT HAND SKILLSADVANCED RIGHT HAND SKILLS

LEFT HAND POSITIONSHIFTINGVIBRATOADVANCED LEFT HAND SKILLS

 

 
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