: bowed stringed instrument placed between the chin and the
clavicle to play. It has a treble pitch.
: part to which the hair is attached. Stradivarius
violins are among the most sought-after musical instruments in the world.
: piece with taut horsehair strands that is pulled across
the strings to produce the sounds.
: mechanism that allows to control the tension
of the strings.
: part of the violin where strings are pressed to produce
: wooden scrolled piece at the end of the neck.
: small button used to control the tension of the strings.
: bottom of the body.
: hollow part that amplifies the sounds.
: hole from where the sound exits.
: part of the body that amplifies the sounds.
: part of the neck where the strings are pressed to
produce the notes.
: piece to which the strings are attached.
: piece where the strings sit and that transmits the vibrations
to the soundboard.
: piece that allows to control the tension of the hair.
: wooden stick, slightly incurved, to which is stretched
EN : Bells
FR : Cloche
ES : Campana
is a simple sound-making device. The bell is a percussion instrument and
an idiophone. Its form is usually an open-ended hollow drum which resonates
upon being struck. The striking implement can be a tongue suspended within
the bell, known as a clapper, a small, free sphere enclosed within the
body of the bell, or a separate mallet. Bells are usually made of cast
metal, but small bells can also be made from ceramic or glass. Bells can
be of all sizes: from tiny dress accessories to church bells weighing