Help with Bruch Op 83 No.1 Viola part fingerings....

Edited: May 21, 2018, 2:06 AM · I'm sure it's not tricky, but since I'm just starting to learn alto clef there is a passage in the Andante of Bruch's 8 pieces which makes me loose my mind. The rest of it works more or less by sight reading using first to third position, but the last two lines starting with bar Nr. 101, especially the bars Nr. 101 to 104. My fingers just don't find their way in first position, but by shifting it doesn't get more obvious... How would you do it?!

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May 21, 2018, 4:47 AM · I use 2nd finger for the B sharp, 4th for the C and 3rd for the G. At the end of the passage, 2nd for the A sharp and 3rd for the B. (Your results may vary) Performed this one last week.
May 21, 2018, 10:37 AM · Ron, first I couldn't exactly imagine what you meant - but it works! Thank you. Just have to fix my position orientation on this huge fingerboard I'm not completely used to yet, but here we go...

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