When students first start to play a stringed instrument, they don’t usually have the hand strength or fine motor skills to hold the bow correctly and without tension. The muscles in the hand need to be trained and strengthened. So, as Arnold Swartzenegger said in the movie Kindergarten Cop, “It’s...
About the Author
Dr. Laux holds degrees in music education from Ohio University , the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and a Ph.D. from The Ohio State University . He has 15 years of public school teaching experience, directing orchestras in Nevada, Florida, and Ohio. A D’Addario endorsed clinician, Dr. Laux has presented educational sessions for the Midwest Clinic, ASTA, TI:ME, ATMI, and over a dozen state music education conferences.
Dr. Laux is in frequent demand across the nation as an orchestra clinician, conductor, and adjudicator. Please contact him if you are interested in having him serve in any of these capacities.