Journal article

Coordination of bowing and fingering in violin playing

  • Baader, Andreas P. Department of Physiology, University of Berne, Switzerland
  • Kazennikov, Oleg Institute of Problems of Information Transmission, Russian Acad. Sci., Russia
  • Wiesendanger, Mario Department of Neurology, University of Berne, Switzerland - Department of Physiology, Neurophysiology Section, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
    26.01.2005
Published in:
  • Cognitive Brain Research. - 2005, vol. 23(2-3), no. 436
English Playing string instruments implies motor skills including asymmetrical interlimb coordination. How special is musical skill as compared to other bimanually coordinated, non-musical skillful performances? We succeeded for the first time to measure quantitatively bimanual coordination in violinists playing repeatedly a simple tone sequence. A motion analysis system was used to record finger and... Show more…
Faculty
Faculté des sciences et de médecine
Department
Département de Médecine
Language
  • English
Classification
Biology
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