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Learn how to hold your violin and bow, learn to play in tune and master this beautiful instrument with these free violin lessons:
How hard is it to learn to play the violin? What pieces can you expect to play after the first year? What’s normal violin progress?
Build a proper violin bow hold to bow smoothly with a beautiful sound. Close up detailed video on how to hold the violin bow:
Most common violin bowing techniques with practice tips, examples, symbols and free sheet music. Learn the basic bow strokes:
Learn to play Let it Go from Frozen on the Violin with this violin lesson for beginner violinists including sheet music and finger close up:
How hard is it to switch from violin to viola? I answer all your questions about size, weight, force needed, reading in the clef and more:
Learn to play ‘the Hunt’ theme from Vivaldi’s Four Seasons Autumn concerto on the violin with this easy version for beginners:
Learn to play ‘my heart will go on’ from the movie Titanic on the violin as a beginner violinist
Get a jazzy or gypsy sound by making fake slides without position shifts. This is easy to do also for beginner violinists:
Probably I would be a better violinist if I knew these things when learning the violin. Learn from my stories and regrets:
Performance and tutorial of this easy melodic exercise in the first position by Edward Elgar: beautiful classical melody for beginner violinists.
99% chance that the problem is not the length of your pinky, but the hold of your left hand. In this video I help you what works for you:
Learn this beautiful and melodic etude with me to improve your fluency on the violin Slow play along, sheet music, and violin tabs included for free! Great etude to improve your fluency in slurs and smooth bowing This etude is in D major, in first position and...
Getting a horrible noise on the violin E string? Here are some easy to follow tips that will get you a good sound as a beginner violinist:
Minor scale tutorial for beginner violinists.
I cover some music theory about the difference between major and minor and how to play it:
Let’s play this fast 3rd movement of Küchler concertino op 11. Watch the video tutorial, download the free sheet music and violin tabs:
Learn a dotted rhythm, preliminary spiccato, and double stops with these bowing exercises for beginner violinists:
Enjoy my slow play alongs and tutorial for this G major Minuet by Bach we all know from Suzuki book 1 as Minuet no 3: