Strings are played to show the relationship between string length and pitch.
-  violin
-  bow
- Tune the violin.
- Apply rosin to the bow if necessary.
- Details of the violin can't be seen in a large lecture hall, but the sound can be clearly heard.
- Using the bow, play the strings one by one to show how string length affects pitch.
- Hold a string at 1/2, 1/3, 1/4, etc of it's length while bowing to demonstrate overtones.
- PIRA 3D22.10
If you have any questions about the demos or notes you would like to add to this page, contact Ricky Chu at ricky_chu AT sfu DOT ca.