violin bow


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Noun1.violin bow - a bow used in playing the violinviolin bow - a bow used in playing the violin  
bow - a slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands; used in playing certain stringed instruments
fiddle, violin - bowed stringed instrument that is the highest member of the violin family; this instrument has four strings and a hollow body and an unfretted fingerboard and is played with a bow
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These lashings, like the chords of a stringed instrument, resounded as if vibrated by a violin bow.
This exhibition will feature some of the world's top DJs and a unique painting style using a violin bow.
Brusilow turned in his violin bow for the baton and created his own Philadelphia Chamber Symphony.
I found my dad's saw and started sneaking off to play it in the shed using my school violin bow until I was caught by my parents.
He has evoked "Garrett-mania'' -- especially in his native Europe -- with his good looks, long blonde hair, rock star attire, dashing stage presence (he's been known to pose with his violin bow between his teeth) and world-record fast violin playing.
The statue, which will stand in front of the East Neighbourhood Centre, depicts the iconic moment when Helen hands her son a violin bow.
Younger men brought a used paint can, a stick attached to the can with a thin metal wire and another stick with animal hair like a violin bow.
Others describe more clearly perilous procedures like "Restoring a Shortened Instrument to Its Original Size Using Thin Shavings of Original Material," proposed by Gregory Walke, and "Rebushing a Violin Bow.
The standard three–piece band set–up of drums, guitar and bass is replaced by drums, tuba and a banjo played with a violin bow, between–song banter consists of tales of Romanian circus performers and Koster's vocals veer between eerie and cute, often sounding endearingly like Kermit's nephew Robin.
A violin bow plays guitar, sometimes three drums are pounding and softly-spoken Hazel Wilde sings like a siren.
Then he poked me in the eye with his violin bow, which really hurt.