VIDEO TIP: The "Non-Bow Grip" Bow Grip of Viola

February 5, 2014

Jodi Levitz, Ives Quartet Violist and Chair of the String Department at SFCM, describes how to hold the bow without tension. Learn how to avoid squeezing your bow by trying the exercise at home. — Lisa Petrie

Video by Beth Hondl

Jodi Levitz, a graduate of the Juilliard School, is a professor of viola at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music.