The Complete Left Hand Technique Manual by Meghan Faw

The Complete Left Hand Technique Manual

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Welcome to The Complete Left Hand Technique Manual!
Welcome from Meghan
2 mins
How to Use This Course
Unit 1: The Basics- Level 1
Welcome to Unit 1: The Basics- Level 1
1 min
Set Up
9 mins
Parts of the Violin and How to Unpack
Finger Tapes
3 mins
Posture and Left Hand Set Up
6 mins
Placing First Finger Down and Our First Song
4 mins
Fingers 2 and 3 and Our Second Song
3 mins
Fourth Finger Exercises
5 mins
Elbow Swing
2 mins
When to Use Fourth Finger
2 mins
Unit 2: The Basics- Level 2
Welcome to Unit 2: The Basics- Level 2
1 min
Low Second Finger
4 mins
Low First Finger
3 mins
High Third Finger
3 mins
Low Fourth Finger
2 mins
Schradieck No. 1
3 mins
Exercise for Finger Independence and Strength
3 mins
Pizzicato
1 min
How to Change Your Strings
6 mins
Unit 3: Intonation
Welcome to Unit 3: Intonation
2 mins
Just Intonation Vs. Equal Temperament
4 mins
How to Tune Your Instrument
6 mins
Ringtones
3 mins
Intonation Practice Strategy: Checking with Open Strings
3 mins
Intonation Practice Strategy: Practicing with a Tuner/Drone
5 mins
Intonation Practice Strategy: Checking in Double Stops
3 mins
Adjusting Intonation
3 mins
Unit 4: Double Stops
Welcome to Unit 4: Double Stops
1 min
Double Stop Principles
5 mins
Octaves
4 mins
Thirds
3 mins
Thirds Shifting Example
3 mins
Sixths
3 mins
Fourths
2 mins
Fifths
3 mins
Double Stop Practice Example
6 mins
Unit 5: Shifting
Welcome to Unit 5: Shifting
2 mins
Shifting Principles
4 mins
Shifting on the Open String
3 mins
French Vs. Russian Shifts
4 mins
French Shift Exercise
6 mins
Russian Shift Exercise
3 mins
Strategies for Big Shifts
3 mins
Shifting Exercise Recommendations
3 mins
Unit 6: Vibrato
Welcome to Unit 6: Vibrato
2 mins
Vibrato Principles
3 mins
Preliminary Exercises
5 mins
Vibrato Motion and Timing Exercise
4 mins
Speed Exercise
2 mins
Consistency Exercise
3 mins
Adding Vibrato into the Repertoire
3 mins
Managing Expectations
3 mins
Unit 7: Special Techniques
Welcome to Unit 7: Special Techniques
1 min
Scales
8 mins
Scale Acceleration Exercise
4 mins
Chromatic Scales
3 mins
Arpeggios
5 mins
Chords
2 mins
Harmonics
3 mins
Accents
2 mins
Trills
4 mins
Left Hand Pizzicato
2 mins
Developing Speed
4 mins
Memorization Techniques
3 mins
Course Survey
BONUS
My Warm Up Routine
33 mins
Audition and Performance Tips
6 mins
Practice Tips
6 mins
Buying a New Violin
4 mins