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Burton: Sharpen Your Tools, Vol. 1


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Sharpen Your Tools is a practice companion for beginning violin and viola players. It follows the pieces in Volume 1 of the Suzuki violin and most of the pieces in Volume 1 of the Suzuki viola books. Each page gives practical exercises that address the most common issues in string playing: posture, body balance, rhythm, bowing techniques, and left-hand development. This book is a must for parents and teachers who are working with beginners or for young adults who want to improve their string technique.



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