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...
Why you should NOT use violin tabs

Why you should NOT use violin tabs

read notes As a beginner violinist violin tabs might seem like a shortcut However, it’s not helpful at all and can get you stuck, here’s why: Violin tabs are are only useful in the first 1% of your violin progress. They are extremely limited. As you...
5 Most Beautiful Intermediate Violin Concertos (free sheet music!)

5 Most Beautiful Intermediate Violin Concertos (free sheet music!)

5 Most Beautiful Intermediate Violin Concertos (free sheet music!) Just learned the third position and looking for some beautiful student concertos to play? Here’s my top 5 as a violin teacher with free sheet music downloads Scroll down to see my full list of...
5 Best Violin Beginner Books

5 Best Violin Beginner Books

When you start playing the violin, you need a good beginner book to teach you the basics, reading notes and your first tunes Yup, I know you want to jump in and start on your favourite violin music right away, but the fastest way to get there is to build up your basic...