I'm an adult beginner, at it for a little over a year so far, half of which self-taught (mainly due to covid).
I seem to have hit a bit of a wall towards the latter end of Suzuki book 2. My teacher has introduced spiccato in the 16th note passages of the Gavotte by Mignon which has been a struggle, but there are a good amount of online resources available.
Now we are on the Beethoven Minuet and Trio. For the hooked up-bow staccato in the trio, she wants me to use off-the-string mini brush strokes. I can only seem to barely control it at the bottom 1/3 of the bow which is more difficult with the string crossings. Every video I see on up-bow staccato focuses more on the flying up-bow staccato which is far above my level.
Are there any good online resources or tips on how to work on/improve this technique?
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