Musicians who double on instruments clearly surrender some practice time to accommodate the second (or third) instrument.
I can live with the cost-benefit equation of that, just as I am prepared play both tennis and golf. So what if I won't be world champ at either: I'm fluent, and getting a lot of satisfaction.
But I double cello and violin, and have concocted this view that practice on one actually benefits my work on the other.
Bow control -- yes, even though bowing is different -- is one clear benefit, I think I can assert, flows across the instruments.
Do you have similar experience?
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