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Bt_movie_not_in_use Tristan plays the sarabande from Bach's Cello Suite No. 3 (00h:00m:06s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Discussion of fixed versus flexible right wrist (00h:02m:33s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Savall demonstrates flexible bow arm wrist (00h:03m:37s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Confusion between pressure and tension; they are not the same (00h:05m:10s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Separating tension in fingers from tension in bow arm wrist (00h:05m:20s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Use your articulation of the wrist joint (00h:06m:50s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Demonstration of bow grip options (00h:08m:00s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Exercise to isolate shoulder from bow arm movement; practice slow bow and preparation of the movement (00h:10m:10s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use The arm makes the decision and the hand follows. Demonstration (00h:10m:20s)

Bach bass master class with Jordi Savall

Viol soloist Jordi Savall gives a Bach master class. Tristan Sutton plays the Sarabande from Bach Suite no. 3. Savall discusses how to release tension in the right hand wrist to facilitate phrasing and articulation options.

Artists Bt_info_artist Jordi Savall

Composers Johann Sebastian Bach

Instruments Double Bass, Viol (Viola da gamba), and Cello

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