From 4th to 1st Position

From 4th to 1st Position

"Check the direction of the vibrato. Elongate the first finger and stroke the side of the violin neck. Move down to 1st position and knock the E-string peg."

Elongate the 1st finger to release tension and in order to see that the vibrato action is in the right direction.

It's often easier to develop a vibrato action in 3rd or 4th position because of the angle of the arm....

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