How to Play the Viola

A 10-part course with Teton Music

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Course Overview

Love the sound of the violin, but crave a deeper, richer tone? In this course, conductor and musician Michelle Willis from Teton Music teaches beginner musicians the basics of how to play the viola. Learn how to play both pizzicato and arco style, and practice essential viola bowing and fingering skills by playing through a few children’s folk songs. Don’t let the idea of music theory intimidate you—with Michelle’s expertise in teaching beginners, you’ll be reading music in no time.


  • Total Time 1 hr, 38 min
  • Lessons 10
  • Attachments 10
  • Exercises 25
  • 54 CQ

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