Sevcik School of Bowing Technique
Sevcik School of Bowing Technique. By Otakar Sevcik. Published by Barenreiter.
It took Sevcik twelve years to complete the School of Bowing Technique which contain more than 4,000 systematically progressing bowing exercises. He self published this work in 1893/94.
Book 1 contains exercises that develop the basic motions of the right arm. (44 pgs)
Book 2 focuses on the movement of the right arm and developing suppleness of wrist when playing on two strings. These exercises are more demanding. (31 pgs)
Book 3 develops kinetic functionality of the right arm and the power of the wrist by using arpeggios over three strings. (38 pgs)
All three volumes contain a Preface and Methodical Commentary.