Difference between revisions of "Strings"

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== Related concepts ==
 
== Related concepts ==
*[[Bowing]] ([[National 3]])
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*[[Bowing]] (N3 & N3 Tech)
*[[Plucking]] ([[National 3]])
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*[[Plucking]] (N3 & N3 Tech)
*[[Arco]] ([[National 5]])
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*[[Arco]] (N5 & N5 Tech)
*[[Pizzicato]] ([[National 5]])
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*[[Pizzicato]] (N5 & N5 Tech)

Latest revision as of 16:09, 19 February 2017

Definition

The family of instruments which have strings, e.g. violin, viola, cello and double bass. The sound is produced by dragging a bow across the strings or by plucking them with the fingers.

Examples


Grant Llewellyn, conductor of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales introduces the String section of the orchestra.


See a string quartet playing Eine Kleine Nachtmusik here.

Related concepts