Take a look at this great introduction to the brass family..
And now for something completely different.. ouch, this horn section is funky..
Here is Oumou with her fabulous band on Jools Holland, performing a track from the excellent Seya album…enjoy!
Here is the Kora master Toumani Diabaté…
Here are the questions
Now if you skip through to 2 mins into this video, you will see a violin (Nigel Kennedy playing) and a cello on their own. They are playing some Bach inventions, but it is a great way to hear the difference in sound and see what the instruments look like and how they are played. They are both string instruments.