Origin of spiccato
Words nearby spiccato
How to use spiccato in a sentence
Spiccato is generally held to be more difficult than staccato; yet I myself find it easier.
And in a technical way spiccato bowing, which many find so hard, has always been easy to me.
In light spiccato and staccato the detached notes should be played always with a single stroke of the bow.
In a very broad spiccato, the arm may be brought into play; but otherwise not, since it makes rapid playing impossible.
He cannot play spiccato or any of the 'bouncing' bowings, including various forms of arpeggios, with a poor stick.