12 Types of Detaché Violin Bowing Technique

12 Types of Detaché Violin Bowing Technique

12 Types of Detaché Violin Bowing Technique Detaché is the default way of bowing, but there are many nuances In this article I explain 7 different types of detaché and how they look like in sheet music (notation) with examples from violin repertoire. #1 Simple...
Evolution of Violin Bow Hold

Evolution of Violin Bow Hold

Evolution of Violin Bow Hold Why do we hold the violin bow the way we do today? The way you hold and move the bow is of great influence on your sound, technique and expression Discover different bow grips in this historical overview of how the violin bow hold...
You don’t have to Bow Straight, says Itzhak Perlman

You don’t have to Bow Straight, says Itzhak Perlman

Every violin teacher hammers on bowing straight, but you see concert violinists doing otherwise I decided to dive in this topic and end the confusion… Recently I followed the wonderful course by Itzhak Perlman at Masterclass.com. In it the maestro explains a lot...
How to Bow Straight on the Violin (without looking)

How to Bow Straight on the Violin (without looking)

Results for "Try out bow" A lot of violin players think improving their sound quality lies in advanced techniques, while the solution for most of them lies in the basics Bowing straight means that your bow and string are in a ninety degree angle throughout...