Violin Technique

Improve your electric violin skills and learn specific violin techniques to become a kick-ass violinist!

Why do you need to adapt your classical violin bowing technique when playing an electric violin?

Violinists often think that classical violin techniques can all be applied on an electric violin and to other music styles such as jazz. Unfortunately, some playing techniques will work just fine, but others will definitely not. You must learn to adapt them to the style of music and the instrument you are playing.

Why do the mandolin and the violin go so well together?

Many violinists play mandolin. Do you know all subtleties between these 2 music instruments?

Strum Bowing (or How to Groove with a Bow)

Bow-users! Let’s finally start focusing on rhythm! More than rhythm actually, let’s learn to groove! When you think of groove, what comes to mind? You probably think of those funky…