How To Study Vibrato

Practicing vibrato is a common question of many beginners.
I advise not to start too soon, get the 1st position on the violin done first, all the...

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How To Learn To Read On A Violin

This is an introduction on how to read on a violin.
If reading music is new to you this will be a handy start, getting you familiar with the basics...

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How To Play Up-Beats

Up-Beats, incomplete measures at the beginning of a piece.
How does that work and what is the (unwritten) rule for violinists?

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How To The Circle Of Fifths Explained

The Circle Of Fifths, what is it and how do we use that on violin?
Know how to determine in which key you are playing.
Know everything you need to...

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How To Practice Efficiently

How to study efficiently.
Save tons of time AND get better results?
This is how it's done.

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How To Play Legato

How To Play Legato.
Legato depends on many aspects like right bow hold, flexibility of the right hand/wrist/arm, bow pressure vs bowing speed,...

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3rd and 4th Fingers

3rd and 4th fingers seem to be a little challenge to start with.
Let me explain the "do's and don'ts", how to place the 3rd and 4th correctly.

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How To Avoid Scratching At The Frog Position

Playing at the frog position seems difficult, scratching is a very common issue.
How can we prevent that from happening?

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How To Play In Tune On Lower Strings

A common mistake is playing out of tune on the D- and G-string, while the placement of the fingers are correct on the A- and E-string.
Why is this...

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How To Tune Your Violin

How to tune your violin in easy steps.
What to do when your string totally snaps loose.

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Tune Your Violin

Tune your violin.

There are many tuning apps available for smartphones.
They are quite precise and offer an easy way to tune your violin.

For the...

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