I am an adult beginner (playing for about four years now), and tring to learn the crescent bowing. I have read all of Drew Lecher's posts on this topic, so help me but I just don't get it!
I understand that for the down-bow I start at the frog and pullit in the direction of my right hip, then at the middle of the bow (elbow 90 degree) I push away from my body (right??).
For the up-bow I pull my arm back then midway I push forward. My question, how can I move upwards if I'm pulling my arm backwards?
Am I supposed to point the bow up away from my face?
And then what happens at the midpoint? Do I push the bow away so it's pointing to my left ear?
Sorry to be so obtuse, but any tips will be greatly appreciated.
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