October 11, 2015
  • Viola

    August 2015
    • bowed string instrument
    • lowest string tuned a fifth below the violin and one octave above the cello
    • strings are tuned to C,G,D,A
    • most often reads alto clef, which is seldom used other than for viola
    • Composers Paul Hindemith and Felix Mendelssohn played the viola