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The violin, viola, and cello were first made in the early 16th century, in Italy. The earliest evidence for their existence is in paintings by Gaudenzio Ferrari from the  ...


A Brief History of the Violin. The violin is a descendant from the Viol family of instruments. This includes any stringed instrument that is fretted and/or bowed.


A history of the violin, when it was invented and how it has evolved over time and influenced music.


Kids learn about the history of the violin. a family of musical string instruments from the Renaissance.


How well do you know the history of the Violin? Read about the origins and the most influential innovators/players of this instrument!


Nov 29, 2016 ... At first, the violin wasn't popular, in fact, it was considered a musical instrument of low status. Learn how it gained the prestige it holds today.


Origin of the violin. Stringed instruments first were recorded in Europe in the medieval ages. By “stringed” we refer to instruments played with a bow.


The words "violin" and "fiddle" come from the Middle Latin word vitula, ... Amati family of Italian violin makers, Andrea Amati ...


Oct 3, 2017 ... violin: Violin, stringed musical instrument, probably the best known and most widely distributed instrument in the world.