Suzuki Method Video Guidance Series

Video 5: Training in Tonalization

In this video, Suzuki teaches components of a beautiful tone. He emphasizes the importance of teaching beautiful tone before pieces, listening for the resonance of open-string pizzicato to match, and producing a constant volume of sound with beautiful tone. Components discussed include bow balance, vibrato, circle bows, the “Kreisler highway,” slurs, staccato, legato, and dynamics.


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