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Bt_movie_not_in_use Bow stroke: spicatto (00h:01m:40s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Vibrato to enliven the melody (00h:02m:27s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Intonation (00h:03m:35s)
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Viola excerpt: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Jonathan Vinocour, Principal Viola of the San Francisco Symphony, gives his advice on playing Mendelssohn's Scherzo

Artists Bt_info_artist Jonathan Vinocour

Composers Felix Mendelssohn

Instruments Viola