Kayser Studies op. 20 no.35: Allegro con fuoco

This is a good etude for legato (slued notes) as well as intonation. Most Demanding Section for Intonation Usually my students have difficulty playing mm.25-27 in tune. STEP 1: I recommend to practice by just focusing on the first notes of each group. They are played with the first finger as you can see below […]

Kayser 36 Studies for violin no.22

“You played only 4 measures, but let me stop you. In the second measure, you held the note C too long. That is how you read the music, I think, so thank you for sharing your idea. It is good that you showed me how you thought. It is a wonderful attitude. However, it is […]