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Sizing Problems

For Beginners, especially children, correct instrument sizing is crucial for success. If the instrument is too large, it can cause fatigue, tension, and hinder progress.

In these images, the instrument is too large for the student. This can be easily assessed by noting that the student's fingers cannot wrap around the scroll.

 

 

 

 

 

 

POSTURE INSTRUMENT SIZINGINSTRUMENT POSITION

BOW HOLDBOW STROKE INTERMEDIATE RIGHT HAND SKILLSADVANCED RIGHT HAND SKILLS

LEFT HAND POSITIONSHIFTINGVIBRATOADVANCED LEFT HAND SKILLS

 

 

 
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