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Shifting in Context for the Cello

 

This movie demonstrates shifting from first to fourth position on the cello to play a G major scale. Notice how the thumb remains in contact with the neck and smoothly shifts with the fingers.

 

POSTURE INSTRUMENT SIZINGINSTRUMENT POSITION

BOW HOLDBOW STROKE INTERMEDIATE RIGHT HAND SKILLSADVANCED RIGHT HAND SKILLS

LEFT HAND POSITIONSHIFTINGVIBRATOADVANCED LEFT HAND SKILLS

 

 

 
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