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Making the First Sound

Modeling and imitation is the most effective way to teach beginning sounds. Use modeling to help students with identification of flaws, and have students correct flaws. Getting students to be aware of incorrect bow stroke and bow hold at this stage will help them tremendously as they progress.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

POSTURE INSTRUMENT SIZINGINSTRUMENT POSITION

BOW HOLDBOW STROKE INTERMEDIATE RIGHT HAND SKILLSADVANCED RIGHT HAND SKILLS

LEFT HAND POSITIONSHIFTINGVIBRATOADVANCED LEFT HAND SKILLS

 

 

 
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