Dave shares some handy tips for using your bow hand properly.
Clapping, snapping, patting, stomping – these are all forms of body percussion!
Evil wizards, golden eggs, romance, and magical creatures… Dave tells you more about the “Infernal Dance” from “Firebird”.
Is practicing just taking out your instrument and running through the pieces you have to play? Dave explains how to get better at practicing.
Marie will teach you a bunch of noises you can make to help you learn to control your breathing.
Dave will show you how to use a tuner that will listen to you play and help you tune your violin.
Sue Passmore of The Good Lovelies talks about how SONG students helped her write “Find a Light”.
Dave will show you how to tune your violin by carefully listening to a matching tone.
Have you ever thought about how violins, violas, and cellos became the instruments they are today?
Hissing like a snake, buzzing like a bee… watch to find out what that has to do with breathing!