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strings

Here you will find our online tutorials and resources for string instruments

 

Violin 

Introduction to the violin

Tuning up – a how to guide

Mini vibrato tips

Grade 1 – ‘Ode to Joy’ tutorial

Grade 1 – ‘What Shall We Do With the Drunken Sailor’ tutorial

Grade 1 – Scales and Arpeggios tutorial

Grade 1 – Scales and Arpeggios resource

Grade 1 – Welsh traditional tune ‘The New Harp’ tutorial

Grade 2 – Mahler ‘Theme’ tutorial – Part 1

Grade 2 – Mahler ‘Theme’ tutorial – Part 2

Grade 2 – Petzold ‘Menuet in G’ tutorial

Grade 2 – ‘Hol haltal az ejjel cinegemadar’ tutorial

Grade 3 – ‘Singin’ in the Rain’ tutorial

Grade 3 – Piazzolla ‘Chiquilin de Bachan’ tutorial

Sight Reading tips for ‘German Dance’

Cello

Grade 1 – ‘Patrick’s Reel’ tutorial

Grade 1 – ‘Star of County Down’ tutorial

Grade 1 – ‘Flag Dance’ tutorial

Grade 2 – ‘Come Ye, Sons of Art’ tutorial

Grade 2 – ‘As long as he needs me’ tutorial

Grade 3 – ‘Hungarian Stomp’ tutorial

Grade 3 – ‘Watkins Ale’ tutorial

Additional resources and guidance sheets are available for download at the top of this page

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