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5 Tips to Play in Tune on the Violin or Viola

Zlata Brouwer

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Published: December 4, 2013 at 2:07 PM [UTC]

Playing in tune is one of the biggest challenges a violinist or violist faces (beginner, intermediate, advanced, professional, we all coop with this on our own level).

In this video I will share 5 tips with you to improve your intonation (play in tune):

1) Learn to play in tune step by step, build progress on progress
2) Play scales and etudes
3) Practice a lot and slow
4) Place your fingers confident, force yourself to this, don't deceive yourself
5) Listen to yourself and be very precise

Is this video useful to you? Please let me know in the comments!



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