Left Hand

Left Hand:
Setup

Where to point your fingernails on the violin?

Where to place the left hand thumb on your violin

Exploring the Left Hand Wrist Set-Up

Should fingers bounce when they fall to the string?

Exploring Touch on the Violin

Should you or shouldn’t you use a shoulder rest

I Can Play Faster than Anyone

Understanding left hand pizzicato

Let the force be with you

Working with the 4th finger on the violin

What are Rotations on the violin?

How much pressure to use on the violin with your left hand?
Intonation

What are Tartini Tones?

Can it be beautiful if it’s out of tune?

Understanding Thirds

Achieving Great Intonation – Part 5

Achieving Great Intonation – Part 4

Achieving Great Intonation – Part 3

Achieving Great Intonation – Part 2

Achieving Great Intonation – Part 1
Shifting

Advanced Approach to Violin Shifting – Part 3

Advanced Approach to Violin Shifting – Part 2

Advanced Approach to Violin Shifting – Part 1

Approaching Shifting on the Violin
Vibrato

Should you vibrate before playing the note

How to Develop a Continuous Vibrato

Just Me and My Vibrato
Scales, etc.

Exploring One Finger Scales

How to use my FingeringBoard

Where Do I Place My Fingers on the String?

Using different fingers to play diminished 5ths

Discovering Scales in Pieces

Mintz’s Patterns

Learn natural and fingered harmonics on the violin