Violin instruments

Violin – a musical introduction

A brief intruduction presenting the violin as a part of the symphony orchestra. Sinfonia Varsovia concertmaster, Jakub Haufa, talks on the violin and on his profession. He was awarded at 12th International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition in 2001.

The film is a part of the “Orkiestrownik”. The “Orkiestrownik” orchestra guide is an innovative guide to classical music in the form of a free mobile application. A step-by-step introduction to the world of the orchestra, the application shows its instruments, musicians, the conductor, a rehearsal and a concert. The application contains 25 showcases, from the violin through the trumpet, the harp, and the snare drum. “Orkiestrownik” also features musicians of the Sinfonia Varsovia who talk about their instruments, work and passion. The application is only available in Polish.

© National Audiovisual Institute , Institute of Music and Dance 2014