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Zlata Brouwer

4 Tips on Bach's Gavotte and Rondeau

September 18, 2013 at 6:06 PM

Hi Zlata, I enjoy your violin education clips on youtube. Will you please take a look at my playing and give me some critique? Thank you sincerely, Li Child

In this video I give Li (and you) 4 tips for playing Bach partitas and more specifically, the "Gavotte and Rondeau" from Johann Sebastian Bach's 3rd partita BWV 1006.

This is the video that Li sent:

This is the video of Gidon Kremer playing this piece. I mentioned his performance as a source of inspiration:

Is this useful for you? What are your experiences playing Bach partita's? Do you have some additional tips for Li? What is your favorite performance? Let me know in the comments below!



PS: Do you have questions for me on violin or viola playing? Post a comment below or send an e-mail to

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