I'm 18 years old, and I've been playing violin since I was 10. I'm also very tall, and rather skinny. I've been trying to work out and build some muscle mass for several years, but I've always found that it's conflicted with my violin playing, as I'll be sore and tired the day after working out, and thus be unable to practice for very long. I've also heard that too much muscle makes your sound choppy and less fluid, which I certainly don't want. I heard that after two weeks of working out I should be getting less sore, but I can't find the opportunity to drop the violin for two weeks. How should I pull it off? Your thoughts? Thanks!
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