German Bow Technique

A step-by-step method to learn German bow technique. 47 video lessons, 3+ hours.

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What is 'German Bow Technique?'

It's an online video course presented by David Allen Moore which comprises over three hours of HD video across 47 lessons. It is a comprehensive method about German bow technique, from the basics to an advanced level.

Optional subtitles in English are provided for each video and if you want to see a sample lesson please click here: Lesson Preview.


If you want to master German bow technique, this is the course for you.

What Will I Learn?

  • The 47 video lessons are presented in a step-by-step order giving you a clear and logical route though the course material. Starting with the very basics it covers everything you need to master the fundamentals of German (underhand) bow technique.
  • The course covers a wide range of essential topics. From advice on the bow hold, posture, starting the string, bow changes, off the string strokes and much more.

Your Tutor

David Allen Moore
David Allen Moore

David Allen Moore is a bassist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, a USC Thornton School of Music Associate Professor and D'Addario artist.

Course Features:

• 47 lessons, 3+ hours of video to stream online.

• Videos include optional subtitles in English.

• Ask questions in our exclusive members-only study group.

• 30 day full refund policy.

"This course is great, it encourages me to review all technical details and subtleties on using the German Bow. Not only for now, but for many many years to come."

- Jacques van 't Ende

"I like that David presents the ideas and exercises as ingredients to add to our knowledge, things we can think about, develop and use over time growing with understanding of it."

- Leslie Baker

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
I’m sure you will love the course, but if you’re not completely satisfied we offer a 30 day money back guarantee.
Does the course work with an iPad or tablet computer?
Yes, all of our courses can be viewed via an internet browser on any device. However, please note an up-to-date operating system and/or browser may be required for video playback.
Can I download the videos?
They are not available to download but can be streamed online on any device (You can download any accompanying PDFs and MP3 files).
Can I ask David questions?
No, David isn't available to answer questions, but you can ask for help in our exclusive study group where Geoff Chalmers and the other members will help you get back on track.
What style of music is used in this course?
This is a course on technique so there are no pieces to learn and the information can be applied to any style.
Does this course cover French bow?
No, but we do have a French bow technique course by Lauren Pierce.

Learn to master German bow technique with these easy to understand lessons in a step-by-step order.

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