Passion is important when it comes to playing the violin. Violin is a beautiful musical instrument that leaves us breathless and wanting more. We wish that it will be easy and want to learn it in an instant. We want to look at all books to learn it. But learning how to play the violin does not only entail reading books. It is having the correct knowledge on how to use and play it and learn it in no time at all. There are few tips below to help us learn to play the violin.
1) We must choose a correct lesson based-system that we can follow. We do not have to spend hundreds of dollars in buying books and read them because chances are, we do not understand and retain what we have read. What we need is a step by step procedure that is easy to understand. After finding the correct system, we can start lesson using our instrument.
Again, we do not have to spend much to own a good violin. We just need an instrument that can play well with good sound quality. We must also ensure that it has a good tune and it can produce the right notes and to do this, we need to tune our instruments before using it.
2) Next is to schedule an ample time for practice. We can choose a specific time in a day were we are sure that we can concentrate on our practice and not be disturbed. We must find a place where we can concentrate playing the song we have chosen. The song must be our favorite, or it must be something that we want to learn how to play. There is the easy success when we choose the music that suits our interest. We do not need to practice every day to learn how to play the violin and our chosen song in an instant.
3) Most of us get frustrated for not being able to learn fast. Love and persistent will keep you going. We must all remember that learning how to play the violin does not involve an overnight effort. When we get angry, we just have to put the instrument down and calm ourselves before we can start playing again. We will notice that in a couple of days, we get to produce sounds better than each practice session. Whatever is the goal you set for yourself, you must always strive hard to pursue and achieve it. Also, do not forget to remember that you are doing something that you love to do. In this way, the hardships and trials you face will seem trivial to you.
4) The last tip is not to give up and continue to learn every day. Also, believe in yourself, and one day you will be surprised to find that you are a master. Playing the violin is expressing us outwardly. In time we will see that solace can be found in playing it and in the future, all our efforts will be well paid.