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DIFFERENCES IN PLAYING THE VIOLIN AND VIOLA As I mentioned earlier the viola and violin are played in a similar manner. The main difference is that the viola is slightly larger meaning that you must place your fingers slightly farther apart when playing viola than on the violin. Since the instrument is larger is it also heavier and requires thicker strings and heftier bows. Viola bows generally weigh anywhere from 69 to 74 gramsabout 10 grams heavier than violin bows. One way to tell a viola…

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So in the high school orchestra I'm in, the Viola section is the largest we have 17 violas, 12 violins, 4 basses, and 5 Cellos. And it's great because we have a monster Viola section and everyone fears us!

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Sorting hat, I almost picked the violin but I felt bad for the viola and now I never ever would go back

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Or with the viola part when you have an 18 measure rest at the beginning of the song & the whole orchestra is staring at you wondering why you don't have your instrument up -_-

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