The viola is a bit larger in size than the violin.
A standard violin is around 24 inches long.
A standard viola is around 27 inches long.
The violin is as big as the viola.
Two violas with a bass
Two violins with a cello
One violin, one viola and a bass
One violin, one viola and a cello
The violin and the cello
The viola and the cello
The violin and the viola
The cello and the bass
Both of the violin bow and the viola bow are around 29 inches long, but the viola bow is a little thicker and heavier than the violin bow.
The cello bow is over 28 inches long and is thicker than a viola bow.
A bass bow is 26-27 inches long which is very thick and heavy.
The bass bow is the longest and the heaviest of all.
The sound of the violin is high, bright and sweet, while the sound of the viola is deeper and warmer than the violin.
The violas often play the melody in an orchestra or ensemble.
The cello makes a wide range of beautiful sounds, from warm low notes to rich high notes.
The deep, very low sounds of the bass are often used to help hold together the harmonies and to help carry the rhythm.