violin bow

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a bow used in playing the violin


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Conducting the Johann Strauss Orchestra with his violin bow - just like the composer himself - Rieu's onstage charisma and rock-star demeanour make his live shows simply irresistible.
2m Stradivarius violin, which was stolen with a pounds 62,000 Peccatte violin bow, left
One of the most beautiful songs, and I never thought I'd say this, had a fantastic solo by new band member David Coulter playing a saw with a violin bow - this haunting sound was a wonderful addition to a band of accomplished musicians.
Sawing against the edge of a cymbal with a violin bow, Rothbrust created the high-pitched, doppler-effect sounds that have become a convention of the alternative music scene.
It is played with an enhanced violin bow and a small wooden lever you move up and down.
While Paynes does a fine job of mimicking both Page's fashion sense and his knack for playing his ax with a violin bow, drummer Helen Destroy has mastered Bonham's heavy foot.
Another odd assertion is that moving a violin bow, for example, in space, has no value for teaching a student to improve control of that same bow when applied to the string--Abby Whiteside is turning over in her grave
To each kite they attached fine bamboo strips held taut like a violin bow.
In 1787, Chladni drew a violin bow along the edge of a metal plate covered with a thin layer of sand.
Likewise, the mapping of haptic feedback to the degrees of freedom of the interface were intended to imitate the kinesthetic feedback produced by a violin bow moving analogously on a string.
Huckabay's been known to use a violin bow or an e-bow, and once used a meteorite as a pick.
Krespel had been estranged front Angela since the time when, during one of his transports of violin playing, his violin bow had brushed inadvertently and rather roughly against the then-pregnant Angela, who responded by shattering the violin.
Moreover, there is evidence that tape drawn across this surface vibrates much the same as a violin bow vibrates the string when drawn across it.
And he pointed to the violin bow hanging from his belt like a sword.