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The Violin

The violin is known affectionately as the king of the orchestra. It is loved for the unique sound it produces and its incredible difficulty and complexity. Its sound is produced by the bow which is made up of horse hair, and is drawn across the strings.

The Flute

The flute is a timely musical instrument dating back to ancient civilizations. It is a type of musical instrument that is classified as a woodwind instrument. An important distinction about flutes is that they do not have reeds. The technical term for this is aerophone instrument. The sound is produced simply through its passage in the tube.