In this violin course we will start at the very beginning and I’ll show you foundations of violin playing to get you playing great songs as soon as possible!
Try to follow the course from the beginning and give each lesson your best. I tried to add valuable information to each lesson, so even if you can play the violin a little bit already, I am sure there is something new to learn in each lesson.
If any questions come up, or you have some valuable feedback for me to improve this course, please send me an email at julia(at)violinspiration.com.
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Right now it is time to check if you are making one of the mistakes I discuss in this video. These are the most common mistakes I see my students making.
Before we start playing on our violin, we will first master to hold the bow correctly. In this lesson we will discuss a bow exercise that will help you to get wrist flexibility in the bow hand. Try to do this bow exercise every day of this beginners course.
In this bowhold exercise you will learn to develop forearm flexibility. Try to do this bow exercise every day of this beginners course.
Let’s do a small spider race exercise! This exercise will help you to finger flexibility in the bow hand. Try to do this bow exercise every day of this beginners course.
Learn how to play the A major scale. Play with 3 fingers on TWO strings for the first time!
Challenge yourself and learn to add a rhythm to your A major scale.
Do you notice that your fingers are not moving as fast as you want them to? This exercise will help you to develop 3th finger speed. This exercise will help you to prepare for the song Twinkle, twinkle little star that you will learn in lesson 19.
Learn how to play Twinkle, twinkle little star on the violin.
You made it to the last lesson! In the last lesson of this course, you will learn to learn Row, row row your boat.