Hey guys, I have another practice video for you😍
This is Kreutzer no. 4. and it’s super difficult to play cleanly from start to end. I think that I’m probably being too careful with how I am using my bow because I’m not catching the string properly for those up bow staccatos. I’m discovering a lot of things that I need to correct after recording this which is very helpful indeed (for instance, I think it would help a lot if I just STOP over tilting my bow to get the notes to speak more clearly😅). If you’d like to see more on my Staccato Studies, you can check out the link below to my playlist. Thanks for watching and I’ll see you next time!
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