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see violinviolin,
family of stringed musical instruments having wooden bodies whose backs and fronts are slightly convex, the fronts pierced by two f-hole-shaped resonance holes. The instruments of the violin family have been the dominant bowed instruments because of their versatility,
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cello

Music a bowed stringed instrument of the violin family. Range: more than four octaves upwards from C below the bass staff. It has four strings, is held between the knees, and has an extendible metal spike at the lower end, which acts as a support

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Instrumentation was as follows: six first violins, seven second violins, three violas, two violincellos, three contrabass, one piccolo, two flutes, one oboe, three clarinets ("clarionettes"), two bassoons ("fagotti"), four horns, two comets, three trombones, and timpani.