Our Vacationspacer
spacer
PEDAGOGY instruments musicianship books
spacer

 

Spiccato - Controlling the Bounce

Once the bow is able to bounce freely in the hand with a completely relaxed hold try controlling the bounce.

Let the bow bounce 8 times in the down bow direction, then an up bow.


Next let the bow do 4 downs, then an up.


Next let the bow do 2 downs, then an up.


Finally, try bouncing down - up.

 

 

POSTURE INSTRUMENT SIZINGINSTRUMENT POSITION

BOW HOLDBOW STROKE INTERMEDIATE RIGHT HAND SKILLSADVANCED RIGHT HAND SKILLS

LEFT HAND POSITIONSHIFTINGVIBRATOADVANCED LEFT HAND SKILLS

 

 
Pedagogical Information | The Instruments | Teaching Strategies | Books and Information | Home
Copyright © 1996-2013, Michael Hopkins. All Rights Reserved.