A Brief History of the Cello

A Brief History of the Cello

Stringed instruments go way back to ancient civilizations, especially the harp and the lyre. Around this time is where the inception of the cello begins as the bow was added to the stringed instrument’s arsenal. The earliest forms of the violin are depicted in...
A Brief History of the Violin

A Brief History of the Violin

Did you ever wonder about the history of the violin? The first violins emerged in northern Italy in the 1500s. The word “violin” begins to appear in documents starting in 1300. While no actual instruments from that time period survived, there are several depicted in...