String Instruments


String Instruments

Instruments that create sound when slapped, plucked or strummed. here we have a list of string instruments & their particular characteristics.

Guitar
Viola
 Guitar
Guitars are played by striking, plucking or strumming the strings.
 Viola
Normally, the viola is played and held much like the violin.
Banjo
Violin
 Banjo
The banjo it had origin African and in the 19th century was brought into America by slaves.
 Violin
It can be played by rubbing the bow across the strings.
Lute
Cello
 Lute
The Lute was especially popular during the 16th to 17th centuries.
 Cello
The cellist or musician rubs the bow across the string to create sounds.
Ukulele
Double Bass
 Ukulele
The ukulele is played similarly to a guitar, by strumming.
 Double Bass
Also known as string bass, doghouse bass, acoustic bass, upright bas, or bass violin.