Violin Tip of the Day
For Violin Students of All Ages
Practice and Rehearsal Tips.  Technique Pointers.  Violin Care Guidance. Exercises and Motivation for Violinists, Fiddlers or Anyone Interested in Stringed Instruments.
Today's Tip
Tomorrow is the Fourth of July!  It's a holiday in the United States, where I live. 

On holidays I still like to play violin, but I give myself a treat.  Instead of doing my usual practice, I play pieces that I especially like.  That way it does not seem so much like work or learning, but it is a game.

The other way to make playing the violin fun on a holiday is to play music that celebrates that holiday.  On the Fourth of July I may play songs like Yankee Doodle.  On Christmas I play Christmas Carols.

Even if I need to practice something special, I still end holiday practices with something I have fun with!  Remember, playing violin should be fun!
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