Hi, for technical reasons I am attempting to completely redo my bow hold (last year i worked on my left hand). At this point I think it would be best for me to try to learn the Galamian hold but eventually I'd like to be able to adjust depending on the tone and stroke I want to bring out. I've been experimenting a little to figure out what is working best but since there are so many variables I'm having trouble comparing the slight adjustments of my fingers. Does anyone have any advice/exercises for deciding which bow holds are better? Also I am concerned about developing bad habits that will eventually cause problems. I think my hand is pretty relaxed but I'm concerned with the issue of flexibility and how much is actually needed. If a new bow hold feels awkward but not painful now is there any way to tell if it's uncomfortable because it's unfamiliar or if it's because it's unergonomic?
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