How Often Should You Practice Violin to REALLY Improve?
New to the violin? Not sure how often you should be practicing? Find out here with these violin practice tips from Brooklyn, NY teacher Julie P...
Whether you are just starting to learn the violin or have been playing for years, the question of how often to practice is always important to answer. This question is also tied to how long you should practice. The key factor to remember is that a lot of short practice sessions will be much more effective than one or two marathon sessions
Top Five Violin Brands for Beginner and Intermediate Students
Is your child just starting to take violin lessons? Below, violin teacher Delilah B. shares her top five violin brands for beginner and intermediate students
Are you thinking about purchasing a violin for your child? Choosing the right violin brand for your child can be difficult, as there are many options available.
While you want to stay within a certain budget, you also dont want to compromise on quality. Whats more, you want a violin thats going to last and retain its value.
Everything You Need to Know About Vibrato Violin
Do you want to learn how to do vibrato on the violin? Below, violin teacher Carol Beth L. gives a lesson on how to master this impressive skill...
Have you ever been captivated by the wavering notes in the slow movement of a violin solo? If so, you were probably listening to an accomplished violinist who had thoroughly mastered vibrato violin.
Learning vibrato violin is a big step in your musical development. Mastering this complicated skill will help take your violin playing to the ne
How to Play the Violin Like Lindsey Stirling
The inimitable Lindsey Stirling has shaken the worlds concept of classical music. From sold-out shows around the globe to her top-ranked YouTube video for "Crystallize," shes come a long way since being eliminated in the quarter-finals of Americas Got Talent in 2010. While Lindsey has experienced a meteoric rise in the music world, her success is rooted in the same principles that have guided countless artists to virtuoso status: training with a classical instructor merged with contemporary
Sad Violin Music That Will Bring You to Tears
An effective practice routine incorporates a variety of things, including scales, long tones, technical exercises, sight reading, and repertoire work. However, there is one other very important habit that musicians should incorporate into their regular practice routine, no matter what their age or skill level: listening to other performers.
Why is listening to other performers such an integral part of musicianship? For one, it exposes you to a wide array of timbres, techniques, and musical idea