The cello is tuned an octaVe lowerthan a Viola.
Two close relatiVes otthe modern day cello, were the |Viola do Samba and the Basso di Via-ta.
The principal cellist is responsible for marking the conductor's indications for
The prex double means thatthe instrumentsounds an octave lower than it is written.
The technique for playing the bass has evolved greatly since the early part ofthe 21th century.
Generally, composers use the bass because o
The viola was once dreaded by composers because of its clumsy nature.
Atthe turn oithe 20th century, the viola received a prominent role from composers.
In the orchestra, the role oithe viola is to provide rhythmical preci
Composers Report: Tchaikowsky
For this report I will be discussing the life and work of Tchaikowsky. I decided to write about him,
because since I have memory I have loved the classics of the ballet, which consistently had been written
by Tchaikowsky. My
MUL 1010 Section RVC
September 12, 2016
Instruments Report: The Trumpet
Although all instruments are fascinating on their own right, there is something specially
captivating about trumpets. Trumpets have been played both in
Elements of Music Report
If you have ever had a song stuck in your head after listening to it only once, you know firsthand the
impact of a melody. A melody is a combination of a songs rhythm and pitch and it is which makes that
song so unfor