Study Op. 20, No. 3
Étude - Etude in B flat Major - Elementary and ProgressiveThis score is a transcription of Study Op. 20, No. 3 by Heinrich Ernst Kayser, which was originally composed for the violin : Study Op. 20, No. 3 for Violin.
This Study Op. 20, No. 3 by Kayser is excellent for practicing bow division.
In each measure, the violist should play the eighth note with a whole bow, while the sixteenth notes are to be played alternately at the tip and at the nut of the bow.
It is also advisable to practice this study at a faster tempo, in the middle of the bow.
Moreover, the violist can play this study in spiccato.
Whenever possible, try to keep the left-hand fingers on the fingerboard and have a relaxed and quiet left hand.
Duration : 01:38
Source : Heinrich Ernst Kayser, 36 Elementary and Progressive Studies for the violin, Op. 20.
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