Cello


Cello

How to play:

The cellist or musician, sits down while holding the instrument among his legs supported by a metal spike.

The cellist or musician rubs the bow across the string to create sounds.

Family:

String

First Known Cellos:

In 1500, Andrea Amati of Cremona was the first known maker of cellos.

Types:

Cellos come in a variety of sizes to suit the age of the player.

Cellists

  • Mstislav Rostropovich
  • Yo-Yo Ma
  • Gregor Piatigorsky
  • Pablo Casals