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Mastering Up-Bow and Down-Bow Staccato
The Strad
  • Tomas Cotik, Portland State University
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  • Violin -- Instruction and study,
  • Violin Methods

Dr Tomas Cotik gives an introduction to the bow stroke and demonstrates techniques and exercises.


Dr Tomas Cotik has performed hundreds of recitals and chamber music concerts across the globe and is currently involved in more than fourteen CD recordings for Naxos and Centaur Records. He has taught at West Texas A&M University, Florida International University, and at the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music. He was appointed Assistant Professor of Violin at Portland State University in 2016.

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Originally published in The Strad.

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Tomas Cotik. "Mastering Up-Bow and Down-Bow Staccato" The Strad (2016)
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