Online Music Dictionary of Musical Terms Beginning With V
Violin Family: A family of four-string instruments originating during the 17th century, tuned in fifths, and characterized by rounded backs and shoulders, f-shaped sound holes, and deep middle bouts. See violin, viola, cello, and bass.
Votive: A chant or hymn honoring a particular saint or the Virgin Mary.
Last updated: 3/6/2023