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stringed instruments

string along with someone

string someone along

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string someone up

string something out

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a group of people or things arranged in a row

a number of things placed or occurring one after the other

to put (objects) onto a fine continuous filament

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string up: to execute by suspending by the neck

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a lightweight cord

a tightly stretched cord of wire or gut, which makes sound when plucked, struck, or bowed

a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding

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a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening

a tough piece of fiber in vegetables, meat, or other food (especially the tough fibers connecting the two halves of a bean pod)

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(cosmology) a hypothetical one-dimensional subatomic particle having a concentration of energy and the dynamic properties of a flexible loop

a collection of objects threaded on a single strand

a necklace made by a stringing objects together

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thread on or as if on a string

add as if on a string

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move or come along

stretch out or arrange like a string

string together

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remove the stringy parts of

provide with strings

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BEIRUT: Whether you're just starting out or a seasoned pro, one of the frustrations that comes with playing a stringed instrument is the time that must be spent tuning it before a sound can be coaxed from it that bears any resemblance to music.
The Conservation, Restoration, and Repair of Stringed Instruments and Their Bows is organized into three volumes, comprising together nearly 1,600 double-columned pages.
London, Apr 1 ( ANI ): The remains of what is believed to be the earliest stringed instrument in western Europe have been uncovered in Scotland.
The year is 2000, and a study by the American String Teachers Association (ASTA) warns of a shortage of stringed instrument teachers nationwide.
Studying stringed instruments can be useful because of the likelihood that they will collaborate with string players in the future as colleagues, collaborators, coaches or conductors.
By the age of 14, he had learnt the lute, a traditional stringed instrument.
Fans and music enthusiasts will also be treated to a free demonstration of stringed instruments at Room 2 Rock music store in Hamala at 1pm on Saturday.
He also repairs a wide range of stringed instruments for schools and music groups.
Graced with an informative "Foreword" by noted violinist and Julliard faculty member Itzhak Perlman, A Living Legacy: Historic Stringed Instruments At The Julliard School by Lisa B.
Ralph plays two styles of banjo extremely well - the very traditional style, played with three fingers, often with metal finger picks, and the old-time mountain style, played with two fingers,'' explains Frank Javorsek, who teaches and repairs stringed instruments at the Blue Ridge Pickin' Parlor in Granada Hills.
John is a Denver musician of serious renown and also a craftsman with an indelible reputation, repairing stringed instruments at the Denver Folklore Center for a decade and making his own for even longer.
Despite his grandmother's reservations, Green had no regrets over the purchase and spent the next 10 years mastering the banjo and other stringed instruments.
High-quality stringed instruments are being created by hand by folk musician Rob Armstrong who has put his name to prized custom-built guitars.
95 each), the the titles comprising this outstanding series include Simon Walton's Playing The Flue, Recorder & Other Woodwinds (1932799583); Alan Blackwood's Playing The Piano & Keyboards (1932799591); Paul Archibald's Playing The Trumpet & Brass (1932799605); and Playing The Violin & Stringed Instruments (1932799613) by Allison Hunka and Philppa Bunting.
Some people are allergic to rosin, the wax used on bows for stringed instruments, or to chemicals in the mouthpiece reeds of clarinets and saxophones.