Online PD Opportunities

Dr. Brenda Brenner

From Poof to Portato: A Sequence of Bow Strokes

Saturday, January 23, 2021

10 am HST, online (Zoom)


Free to HMEA Members

$5 for Non-Members


Bowing technique is a crucial foundational skill in string playing that creates good tone quality and forms the basis for musical style. In this session, methods of teaching fundamental bow strokes and bow choreography in group settings from beginning through intermediate levels will be explored. Literature utilizing the various strokes will be broken down and demonstrated by a chamber orchestra including Indiana University String Academy and Jacobs School of Music students.


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The aims and purposes of HMEA shall be: (a) to develop and promote music and music education throughout the state of Hawai`i and (b) to promote mutual cooperation and good will among its members.

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