The violin, also known as a fiddle, is a string instrument, usually with four strings tuned in perfect fifths. It is the smallest, highest-pitched member of the violin family of string instruments, which also includes the viola, the cello and the double bass.Someone who plays the violin is called a violinist or a fiddler. The violinist produces sound by drawing a bow across one or more strings (which may be stopped by the fingers of the other hand to produce a full range of pitches), by plucking the strings (with either hand), or by a variety of other techniques.
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    … available one. It's easier to stick than to switch. And of course, lock in goes way beyond operating systems. It includes worldviews, friendships, momentum of all kinds. At the philharmonic, the first chair violinist might believe the job came solely as a result of merit, through blind auditions. But the combination of culture (going all the way back…

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  • Ronald McDonald House Celebrates 40th With #forRMHC Global Social Media Campaign

    Join Us #forRMHC When Chloe traveled 7,500 miles from Taiwan to Chicago for treatment of a melanocytic nevus on her chin, the piano helped comfort her. In a time when everything around her seemed so foreign, having the ability to play the piano at the Ronald McDonald House helped Chloe feel at home. Her music provided her with comfort and relief from what she was going through.

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  • What the Death of [Beloved Celebrity] means to Email Marketing

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