LYONN’S ROAR BLOG

JULIE LYONN LIEBERMAN

In partnership with NS Design Instruments, Julie Lyonn Lieberman and Strings Without Boundaries are proud to present a monthly blog that will cover a number of topics. We welcome your suggestions. Contact

Rhythmize Your Bow with Chop by Julie Lyonn Lieberman

Rhythmize Your Bow with Chop by Julie Lyonn Lieberman

  Want to break out of the legato-vibrato routine? Ready to buck up against gravity and the magnet that glues your bow hair to your string? Here’s an opportunity to develop your chop capabilities. Back in the sixties, we called it “chunk.” The bo...
Special Effects

Special Effects

Using Special Effects by Julie Lyonn Lieberman Hello Everyone! Welcome to the first edition of "Lyonn's Roar!" I am going to start this month with a discussion on using special effects. I can remember touring back in the 80s with a lousy pickup on my...

Get the Best Tone on Your Electric

 by Julie Lyonn Lieberman   Last week, I watched a video posted by an electric cellist on Facebook. She had achieved a solid level of technique, but her instrument—a respected brand—sounded like a dried-out piece of aluminum foil. A couple of da...
String Drumming

String Drumming

(See How to Play Contemporary Strings , Hal Leonard, for Video Tutorials, Backing Tracks, and detailed musical examples.) Welcome to the second edition of THE LYONN’S ROAR, "String Drumming , ” filled with iNSights into how to inject fir...

Electric Technique

Electric Technique: The Same… or?by Julie Lyonn Lieberman So, you amplified your acoustic or bought a solid-body. Now what? Same old same old? There’s already a multitude of electrified players who still sound classical. But that's not the point of g...