- These recordings are in duple meter (2/4 or 6/8), with a tempo of 52 BPM
- There will be an eight beat count off before each scale or arpeggio set begins.
- When practicing, try to match your pitch exactly with the pitch being played. Do not use vibrato.
- The notes on the scale recordings use Pythagorean tuning. This is the proper tuning system string players should use when practicing scales, etudes, or other solo works.