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    Playing Position

    practice playing position

    Does it matter how I sit when I practice my instrument? In a word…YES! The way you sit when you play can make a big difference on your ability to play well. According to Mr. Lettner over at Fretello.com, incorrect posture leads to hand positioning that “restricts the range of your hand movement, but also obscures your stamina and accuracy when playing at high speeds/tempos.” It can also impact your spine health and posture, which can add weight and stress to different bones and muscles! Proper playing position takes time to establish, so don’t worry about it too much. Of…