Instructional DVD Courses – Technique
The No B.S. Guide to Violin Technique – The Real Secrets to ending violin technique errors, this instructional violin DVD encyclopedia give you precise how-to’s for every known skill. In this 3-volume series (one each for Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced skills) I cover everything from holding the violin to playing effects like double-stop harmonics. No element of ‘classical’ violin technique has been omitted!
Beginner’s Circle – Violin Mastery For Beginners – A monthly series of instructional DVDs, written notes, extras, and direct access to Clayton via e-mail.
Allegro Players for Intermediate Violin Mastery – A monthly series of instructional DVDs with assigned music, etudes, exercises, and detailed explanations of the violin techniques covered. The series also includes manual notations of fingerings and bowing, quick reference guides, and “music minus 1” piano recordings for you to play along.
Kreutzer for Violin Mastery – This one-of-a-kind progressive and comprehensive DVD program morphs average players into rock solid masters of the violin, and fast!
Dynamic Breath Control for Violinists – Breathing secrets, as they apply both to violin playing AND overall health, plus in depth demonstrations of the violin and bow holds and demonstration and explanation of the basic bowing motions.
Instructional DVD Courses – Repertoire
Paganini for Violin Virtuosity – For advanced players, technical insights and practice methods you need to play the virtuosic violin music!
Bach and Kreisler for Violin Artistry – A Companion DVD course to ‘Kreutzer for Violin Mastery’. It applies the practice methods and technical principles found there toward the artistic mastery of 2 cherished works for violin.