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How to hold the erhu bow

The right hand should be in a natural and relax state.

Before holding the bow, get into this position as seen in the picture below:

Position your ring and middle finger on the bow hair after the plastic cover and place the bamboo part of the bow on the second joint of your pointer finger

When playing the outer string, the thumb will be exerting downward pressure at point A. Point B will be the point of support.

When playing the inner string, the 2 fingers will exert inward pressure at C and point D will be the support.