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"The musical journey you are embarking on, learning an instrument, is hard work. If anyone tells you different, they're wrong. It is also one of the most exciting, rewarding and fun things to do." Jools Holland

Helpful tips for choosing a violin, use of peg paste; and use of resin on the bow; the parts of the violin and bow and how to hold and position them; tuning; bowing techniques; reading music notation; playing tunes with open strings; plucking; left hand fingering and scales (d major; g major); playing a simple tune using the notes learned; vibrato; major and minor scales and the Dorian mode; counting time. The programme finishes with a performances by Ric Sanders.

The Violin is presented by Ric Sanders. A great musician, he is also a talented writer with Fairport Convention. He has worked with All About Eve, Gordon Giltrap, June Tabor, Gerry Rafferty, Andrew Cranshaw, Martin Simson, Bill Caddick, Jerry Donahue, and Loudon Wainwright.

DVD Info

Region: 2
Running Time: 90 minutes

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