Increase Practice Time
Preparation and practice is the key to mastering any art forms known. Commitment to an art requires discipline and efforts. Try to make up more time for violin practice as part of your New Year resolution. This alone can make one effective resolution as well. Attend more violin lessons. You need to make a covenant within your mind to back yourself to commit. As a rule of thumb, listening and observing classics audios make you learn violin quicker. Classics have well knitted music composition, where not much compromises are done with discipline. Make it a point to follow a few YouTube channels on weekly basis. There is no task that draws any parallels to attending concerts. Take a resolution to save cash and attend live concerts regularly.
Mastering a Single Aspect in Violin
Do not try to overdo things with any art form. With music you need to have your techniques and know them like back of hand. It is vital to build a strong repertoire to your plays. This way it’s possible to develop a personal style and touch. As a starter or budding violinist, its best if you keep to one single aspect at a time. Beginners violinists can choose bow since it’s the best choice for first year. Bow greatly affects quality in tone of your music. It would be ideal to start with mastering the bow and related violin techniques. Other variations are easy to come by, one you know how to use the bow effectively. Focused resolutions like this, goes a long way.
Personalised Training and Lessons
Lessons needs to get personalised as you move up the levels. Make it a resolution for 2015 to get a private violin teacher. Learning violin in a group doesn’t get you over the initial stage. Watching hours of YouTube may work till a level, but not for eternity. You need a good violin teacher to pin point your shortcomings and suggest improvements. If something of a personal review is shared, you would how to work for the future. Within musical training processes, you never know where it’s been done wrong, unless you have had a good violin teacher at your side.
Instrument and Lifestyle
Getting an instrument well suited to your style is of paramount importance. Even the world’s best violins can be badly suited for certain individuals. It’s absolutely about personal preferences over popular choice. Choose the best instrument for you considering the make, dimensions, guarantees, and conditions. Committing to buy your favourite violin at the start or by the end of the year sounds a neat New Year resolution for budding violinist. Violin quality gets bad and the woodwork gets ruined in drastically varying weather. Tune up your lifestyle to accommodate solutions in regards to preserving violin’s quality. Suit your passion with proper wear and carrying bags for violin. Be prepared to cut down a few other time pass activities to sharpen your skills. Mental health and physical health has to be in top notch to get the best out of violin training.
Getting Involved in the Community
Harmony means everything, when it comes to music. Learn music on lines of communal harmony to get a feel of what everyone is doing. Make it a resolution to hit local places of interest in regards to violin. Communicate more often with amateurs and professionals in the industry who are in your reach. Join music forums and groups on internet where the common interest is violin or music in general. Join local clubs and be regular visitor in musical stores. It’s essential to understand the talk on street and fashion that exists in the music industry. Without getting involved in community, one can’t do much with their violin.