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When you think about the violin, composers such as Vivaldi, Dancla, and Paganini might come to mind. But today, the violin plays in the spotlight in many more genres beyond classical, including rock, pop, and even electronica.

But no matter what style you’re interested in playing, all violinists need to start with the basics: proper posture and bow hold, for example. From there, you can move onto more advanced techniques, such as incorporating vibrato, dynamics, and articulations into your playing. Check out our library of resources below and start learning!

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