Whatever your skill level, if you are devoted to the noble art of playing the viola, this course is sure to enhance your technique. The Lobko Method will increase your understanding of playing throughout the fingerboard in the most rational and comfortable way, facilitating the discovery of technical solutions even while sight reading. The method's progressive approach, brief yet comprehensive, will enableyou to examine and revise the very way you handle a viola and bow. The roots of great success or unexplainable failure often lie in simple technical errors that havebecome habits. To help you correct these habits, brilliant technical concepts gleaned from various books by the best viola teachers of the past are brought together here in simple, easy to follow formulas.