What is Viola?

  • (noun): A bowed stringed instrument slightly larger than a violin, tuned a fifth lower.
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The viola ( /viˈoʊlə/ or /vaɪˈoʊlə/) is a bowed string instrument. It is the middle voice of the violin family, between the violin and the cello.

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Viola, Idaho
... Viola is an unincorporated community in Latah County, Idaho, United States ... Viola has a post office with a ZIP code of 83872 ... Viola lies on U.S ...
Casimir Ney - Sources
... Casimir-Ney's Identity", The American Viola Society Newsletter No ... Compositions, and an Evaluation of His 24 Préludes for Solo Viola", The History of the Viola, Volume II, Ann Arbor, Michigan Braun-Brumfield, pp ...
Mike Viola
... Michael "Mike" Viola (born September 26, 1966) is an American singer-songwriter best known as singer, songwriter and "musical architect" of a team he ... Viola simultaneously began a career in film work as the co-producer and lead singer of the Oscar-nominated title track from Tom Hanks's That Thing You Do! ... Reilly as Dewey Cox, featured nearly a dozen songs written by Viola ...
List Of Canadian Plants By Family U–V - Violaceae
... Hybanthus concolor — green violet Viola adunca — sand violet Viola affinis — Le Conte's violet Viola bicolor — field pansy Viola biflora — northern violet ...
Casimir Ney - History
... performer, with special praise for his smooth, broad viola sound ... He devoted his efforts almost exclusively to the viola, in contrast to the majority of his contemporaries who went back and forth between the viola and ...

More definitions of "Viola":

  • (noun): Any of the numerous plants of the genus Viola.
  • (noun): Large genus of flowering herbs of temperate regions.
    Synonyms: genus Viola