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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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The album also features a piece by Hoffeld called "Adapting," which he says is about "the experience of being a Jew in modern times." It begins with a simple melody that is played in its unaccompanied form on the cello and then takes on a more complex character as the piano enters.
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"I'll often drive taking my cello with me, propped on the back seat," he says.
That's because, since his autumn chat with the Daily Post, civil servants have stopped insisting cellos are stashed in cargo holds on flights, rather than carried on as hand luggage.
Cello (Pedro Cardoso), who works for a daily newspaper, angrily interviews Otavio and reminds him that their apartment, paid for with huge sacrifice, has never been handed over to his own dying father.
YOUNG musicians from Kenilworth got into the festive spirit this week when their cellos went Christmas crackers.
Before his formal studies, he already appeared in a recital in the cello class of professor Barnara Herzl in Salzburg.
No service fee on the cello ticket," the agent reportedly responded to Shaw's complaint. 
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He initially composed the remarkably virtuosic yet vastly reflective Canzona in 1883 for the combination of clarinet and orchestra but he later arranged the piece for cello and piano and it is in this form that it has gained worldwide recognition.
His many recordings include his Brit Award-winning Elgar Cello Concerto conducted by Yehudi Menuhin (chosen as the finest ever version by BBC Music Magazine), the Dvorak Cello Concerto with Vaclav Neumann and the Czech Philharmonic, Tchaikovsky's Rococo Variations with the London Symphony Orchestra under Maxim Shostakovich and a coupling of Britten's Cello Symphony and Walton's Cello Concerto with Sir Neville Marriner and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
Up to 50% of the deferred consideration is potentially payable in shares at the sole option of Cello.