Title

Does Your Left Hand Know What Your Right Hand is Doing? A Cellist's Holistic Guide to Improving and Developing Left Hand Technique

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-9-2017

Abstract

For teachers, ensemble directors and cello players of all levels, this session offers detailed explanations of systematic left hand positions, based on chromatic vs. diatonic orientation, 4-finger poisons, 3-finger positions and thumb position. Other topics include concepts of arm/finger preparation, anticipation, shifting technique and vibrato.

Comments

Peer Reviewed

Sponsorship/Conference/Institution

American String Teachers Association National Conference (ASTA)

Location

Pittsburgh, PA

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