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Playing Tremolo

pete

Brassica Oleracea
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#2
That's a good question. Tremolo on a violin doesn't really sound like vibrato and it doesn't really sound like a trill, but I think a trill might be the closest.
 

Carl H.

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#3
Tremolo is a very fast repeated articulation, a flutter tongue is probably the closest thing available to you. Whether you can do it in context or not is a different matter.

(Violin was my day and night gig for many years.)
 

pete

Brassica Oleracea
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#4
Good point! Flutter-tongue is all but impossible for me, so I didn't even think of it.
 
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