Be sure to start with the 3 “Violin & Bow Basics” video’s. (Click on the tabs below).
1 Violin & Bow Basics 1:3 “The violin”
2 Violin & Bow Basics 1:3 “The Bow”
3 Violin & Bow Basics 1:3 “The First Notes”
Take your time for these, they are important for a good start with the violin. *
After you are done with the 3 basics video’s, click on the “Lesson 1a, 1b and 1c” tabs.
These are the overviews for the exercises in Lesson 1.
Here we will discuss bowing and first fingering on half notes.
After watching these “Lesson 1” videos you can click on the other tabs below (1a; 1b; 1c …) to go to the actual exercises according to the book.
You can download the according pages from the book below the video. (These are the black buttons, page 5-8)
The “BT”‘s are the “Backing Tracks” you can download to play the songs without me.
* Recommended study period at least 15 minutes per day, if shorter 2 or 3 times per day.
– Basics 1, 2 and 3: 1 or 2 weeks.
– After the basics Lessons 1a, 1b: 1 week at least. Master these well to have a solid basis for the exercises.
– 1a, b, c, d, 2a, b, c, d: 1 / 2 weeks