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Bt_movie_not_in_use Don Juan is requested on almost every audition (00h:03m:06s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Stability, safety and security (00h:03m:34s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Big dynamics: imagine 16-18 players around you (00h:04m:24s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Often sounds too rough, and rushed (00h:05m:10s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use First 16th passage should feel more laid back (00h:05m:52s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use End of phrase should match the beginning (00h:06m:40s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Characteristics of the music: heroism, bravado, lyricism (00h:08m:32s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Intonation must be impeccable (00h:10m:34s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Sound in the triplet passage at letter A (00h:12m:45s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Character of rhythm (00h:14m:02s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use "Don't run up the hill without no breathing!" (00h:15m:15s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Spiccato must start from the string (00h:17m:45s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Make sure the tempo primo resumes at letter C (00h:18m:00s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Before beginning to play, make sure you feel balanced on both feet and hands (00h:21m:15s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Breathing through the bow (00h:23m:07s)

Violin excerpt: Strauss' Don Juan, with Michael Tilson Thomas and Zoya Leybin

Zoya Leybin, Violinist of the San Francisco Symphony (retired), works with NWS Fellow Vivek Jayaraman on the first page of Strauss' Don Juan. MTT introduces the excerpt.

Artists Bt_info_artist Michael Tilson Thomas Bt_info_artist Zoya Leybin

Composers Richard Strauss

Works DON JUAN, OP. 20

Instruments Violin

Sheet Music

Recorded Date 20-01-2015