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ALL ABOUT THE VIOLIN 
By Kymeron Carter
THE VIOLIN 
v Violin is made from mostly 
wood. 
v Consist of two parts 
v The violin and the bow
THE BOW 
v The bow is made out of 
different materials 
v The bow is the same length as 
your right arm
THE FROG 
v The frog is located at the 
bottom of the bow 
v Helps keep the stick and hair 
in place
ROSIN 
v Rosin helps create friction 
between strings and horse hair. 
v Comes in different shapes 
and colors and style...
THE BODY 
v Has many components and 
parts 
v Each play a different role
THE BODY CONT. 
v Helps keep strings tight and 
in place 
v Different color to 
differentiate strings 
v At different h...
THE BODY CONT. 
v Made out of Ebony, 
Hardwood, or Rosewood 
v Creates a different pitch 
depending on where you place 
...
THE BODY CONT. 
v The bridge takes all the 
weight from the strings on the 
violin 
v Is very fragile
THE BODY CONT. 
v The sound post helps the 
sound project 
v Helps keep the front and 
back plate together
THE BODY CONT. 
v Used to help aid the player 
with shifting 
v Makes it more comfortable to 
hold and play the violin
THE BODY CONT. 
v The shoulder rest prevents 
the violin from slipping off your 
shoulder 
v Cost extra to buy 
v Or co...
BAROQUE VIOLIN 
v Fingerboard length is 
different 
v Strings made from cat gut 
v No chin rest
THE END 
v There are many different 
variations of the violin such as 
the electric violin, and the Stroh 
violin. 
v Mo...
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  1. 1. ALL ABOUT THE VIOLIN By Kymeron Carter
  2. 2. THE VIOLIN v Violin is made from mostly wood. v Consist of two parts v The violin and the bow
  3. 3. THE BOW v The bow is made out of different materials v The bow is the same length as your right arm
  4. 4. THE FROG v The frog is located at the bottom of the bow v Helps keep the stick and hair in place
  5. 5. ROSIN v Rosin helps create friction between strings and horse hair. v Comes in different shapes and colors and styles
  6. 6. THE BODY v Has many components and parts v Each play a different role
  7. 7. THE BODY CONT. v Helps keep strings tight and in place v Different color to differentiate strings v At different heights so they don’t collide
  8. 8. THE BODY CONT. v Made out of Ebony, Hardwood, or Rosewood v Creates a different pitch depending on where you place your fingers
  9. 9. THE BODY CONT. v The bridge takes all the weight from the strings on the violin v Is very fragile
  10. 10. THE BODY CONT. v The sound post helps the sound project v Helps keep the front and back plate together
  11. 11. THE BODY CONT. v Used to help aid the player with shifting v Makes it more comfortable to hold and play the violin
  12. 12. THE BODY CONT. v The shoulder rest prevents the violin from slipping off your shoulder v Cost extra to buy v Or could use a sponge
  13. 13. BAROQUE VIOLIN v Fingerboard length is different v Strings made from cat gut v No chin rest
  14. 14. THE END v There are many different variations of the violin such as the electric violin, and the Stroh violin. v Most popular are the acoustic violins that we use today

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