World Violin Day 2014
World Violin Day 2014 theme is "______________________"
When is World Violin Day?
World Violin day is celebrated on 13th of December every year. Just twelve days before Christmas. So, World Violin day is the Christmas Seasons celebrations as well that take place across the world and in these celebrations violin plays a very vital role. Also International Violin Day is celebrated in the month of June on the 17th every year.
History of Violin
Violin is said to be one of the best instruments to play, though it is equally tough. Origin of violin was during the time of 9th century in Europe or rather Asia. No body actually knows as to who invented this instrument. Violin came into limelight in the fifteenth century in Italy where violins were made in the town of Cremona in northern Italy. Violin took almost 450 years to bring it in the form what it looks like today. I Violin is a sophisticated kind of string instrument. Violin has one musical bow as well as an arched stick where a string is strongly tied to its two ends. The string is separated by a bridge or loop. For enhancing its resonance, the primitive bow is placed in front of the mouth.
Best Violinist of the world
Arnold Rosé the world's first violinist. Arnold Rosé was one of most renowned violinist of Europe. Arnold Rosé became heart of instrumental in Vienna for over half a century. Arnold Rosé e was born on 24th of October in the year 1863 in Romania. Arnold Rosé began his career at Leipzig Gewandhaus on the 30th day of October of 1879,
Arnold Rosé started it with Carl Reinecke. This proved to be the wonderful start of his career. On the 10th April in the year 1881, Arnold Rosé took part at the Goldmark Concerto held in Vienna accompanied by the Philharmonic under the supervision of Hans Richter. Then Arnold Rosé was appointed by Wilhelm Jahn. Wilhelm Jahn was the director of the Court (later State) Opera. He was working for the position of deputy concertmaster and the first soloist. Rose bid farewell to his life and music in the year 1946 on 25th of August. Arnod Rose was a great personality and an exceptional artist who enjoyed a golden career and was denied only the serene old age which was his right. Not only him but his daughter was also a Violinist.
Role of Violin in Today’s World
In today's time Violin has become one of most popular instruments across the world. Today violin is not limited to the little peace that could be held with hands and supported be the chin but now it available in all sizes. Across the world there are concerts held by big violin Maestros who have their full orchestra that travels and entertain the people. High profile personalities come over to attend these concerts to enjoy the fiddling melodies and leaving them with the lovely remembrance of the melodies that fill the air with the fragrance of music leaving all speechless.
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