Numerous stringed instruments of Chinese make on display in a shop. .... A well-
known use of col legno for orchestral strings is Gustav Holst's "Mars" movement ...
The bodies of the string instruments, which are hollow inside to allow sound to
vibrate within them, are made of different kinds of wood, but the part of the ...
The string instrument family is perhaps the section of the orchestra that offers the
greatest range of expression, intensity, and nuance. It is in essence the ...
May 22, 2011 ... String instruments of the orchestra .... I'm falling in love with the classical
intsrument..especially an orchestra string section... Read more Show ...
of the early orchestra include:
Violin - The violin is believed to have evolved from the Rebec and the Lira da braccio. Composers such as Bach and Dowland used this instrument
in their compositions.
Recorder - The recorder is a wind instrument
that... More »
Jul 14, 2011 ... First in series focusing on name and sounds of orchestral string instruments (not
including harp.) Terminology, composers, performers, works ...
String instruments come in many sizes: the larger the instrument, the lower the ...
to Walter Prystawski, NAC Orchestra Concertmaster, demonstrate the violin.
There are so many instruments in the orchestra! What similarities and differences
can one find between them? How do the instruments work? Find...
The String Project has a limited library of sized and full-sized instruments ... The
bass is the lowest of the string instruments, and the root of the orchestra.
This lesson looks at the history, construction, and function of the string family
instruments of the Western orchestra. The strings form the...