AST Journal /May 2016 Edition

AST Journal May 2016

VOLUME 66 Number 2

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 Music Degrees: Everything You Need to Know from Application to Graduation Part Three
(5/1/2016)
 
 
   In this article, notable string teachers share their advice to help prepare college bound music students to make the most of their education.
 Fundamental Concepts in Violin Studio Teaching: Sharing Thoughts with New Teachers
(5/1/2016)
 
 
   The purpose of this article, meant for new studio teachers, is to share this author’s thoughts and experiences based on decades of violin teaching in both conservatory and private studio settings. It is my hope that the reader may find it useful.
 Bass Forum: The Bow, SWAP, and a Better Sounding Bass Section
(5/1/2016)
 
 
   Like all string instruments the timbre of a bass is derived from the placement of the bow. Improving bow holds and angles makes a huge difference for the tone, intonation, articulation, rhythm, and volume of your bass section.
 Cello Forum: A Practical Guide to the Cello Treatises: Applying Insight to Studio Teaching–Part 1
(5/1/2016)
 
 
   This article serves as a brief introduction and guide to using the cello treatises with a specific focus on left hand technique.
 Unlocking Your Potential as an Improviser
(5/1/2016)
 
 
   This article describes how to unlock your potential as an improviser through exercises that can be adapted to all levels.

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