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Uodate on My Bowmg
Had my first lesson of 2019
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January 11, 2019 - 7:39 pm
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I had my first lesson of 2019 today. It was wonderful! My setup has a lot to do with it. I am so comfortanle with my instrument.

Another factor, in my mind, is the two week break. I had two weeks to work on my bowing and intonation. I worked endlessly on my bowing. Jer made me little thingys for my bow that helped immensely, I now play without them, but they helped me learn the bow hold. Cannot wait for the Holstein wood viola bow I ordered to use with my violin to arrive. I do find the viola bow suits me better.  My instructor said mamy violinsts use a vila bow.

My instructor was very impressed with my bowing arm today, hope it was nor a fluke!

She is also going add the song I downloaded to the somgs and we went through her books to find good ones for me. This was an excellent lesson.

Why does my violin have so many wrong notes? 🎻 😱

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Fiddlerman
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January 11, 2019 - 7:42 pm
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cid said ..............Cannot wait for the Holstein wood viola bow I ordered to use with my violin to arrive.

Yeeeeeeeee Haaaaaaaa!!!!! Looking forward to hearing about it after you receive it.

This was an excellent lesson.  

Bravo. That is music to my ears.

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Will definitely let you know. I seem te prefer wood bows. I don’t seem to get along with the carbon ones.

Why does my violin have so many wrong notes? 🎻 😱

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Glad to hear that you are so positive about the lesson, and there is progress in your bowing, good job 👍 

 Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about dancing in the rain!!

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