Many factors of playing (lets forget setup and rosin etc) influence sound volume and most of these are controlled by the bow: speed, pressure, angle (amount of hair in contact with the string) and position of contact relative to bridge or fretboard.
My question is what is hte best way or combination to achieve a maximum dynamic volume range without sacrificing tone. Pressure is the easiest way to up the volume but this also changes the character of the note the most so what do you guys recommend? And do you use different combinations in different passages?
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