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Sautillé versus Spiccato

The main difference between sautillé and spiccato are these: speed bow activity They both seem to be very similar or almost the same, but they are not. 1. SPEED. Spiccato is slower than sautillé. Spiccato can be very slow. Sautillé … Continue reading

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Z-Bisbigliando

Z-Bisbigliando (Zivkovic-Bisbigliando) is a playing technique on the bowed string instruments.

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+/arco

On a stringed bow instrument it is possible to play simultaneously pizzicato and arco

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PSALM XIII

String quartet by Djuro Zivkovic, from 2014.

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Bariolage

Bariolage is a bow-technique on string instruments that involves rapid alternation of strings with the bow.

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Unison playing

The unison playing is a technique on the (bowed) string instruments that involves simultaneously playing of the same pitch on two different, neighboring strings.

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How to perform ON THE GUARDING OF THE HEART

There is a certain difficulty to perform a new piece, both for instrumentalists and conductors.

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Ancient Mode

Ancient Mode is an artificial scale constructed and used by Djuro Zivkovic

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Multiple trill

The multiple trills are double and triple trills that involve two or three auxiliary notes.

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On the Guarding of the Heart

Composition for chamber orchestra by Djuro Zivkovic written in 2011.

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