What is the name of the cello piece being played in the new American Express TV ad?
Might be the Suite for cello #1 in G Major by Johann Sebastian Bach.
It is Sebastian Bach Cello Suite No. 1. I found the answer from a search on youtube. Go figure!
What is the song in the background of the American Express Blue Card commercial played by a violin and trumpet?
Bach - Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major
The cellist's name is Robert Burkhart.
What music is playing in the American Express commercial where it shows all different types of smiles?
Bach - Cello Suite No.1 i-Prelude It's Yo-Yo Ma on the Cello: here's a link to him playing the Prelude http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZn_VBgkPNY
The cello was included in the orchestras which played in The Lord of the Rings soundtrack, but the cello never played any songs solo.
Both Rostropovich and Casals played the 'cello, while Yo-Yo Ma still does.
A 'cello is usually played with a bow, however, it may also be played with the fingers, by strumming or plucking.
cello suite no. 1 in G major JS Bach, the prelude. The performer is New York cellist Robert Burkhart.
now i do not know about the cello
Thomas Jefferson was the third President and he did play the violin for sure, and he very well could have played the 'cello as well. He was noted as being a very good amateur player.
There are (usually) 4 strings on a cello: A, D, G and C (with A being the highest and C being the lowest).
No it is played in an orchestra.
What is the ethereal classical piece in the November 2009 American Express commercial discussing Membership Rewards and including beach shots not the one with the prelude to the Bach cello piece?
It's also by Bach -- Prelude No. 1 from the Well-Tempered Clavier. It's usually played rather more slowly than the version on the commercial. I don't know who the performer is.
Thomas Jefferson played the violin rather well and likely played the 'cello as well.
The cello is mainly played in orchestras along with violin, viola, and bass.
Cello is part of the string family. It is played with a bow.
No, the cello does not have a reed. It is a string instrument, and is not played using the mouth at all.
Double Bass is bigger. The cello is played sitting down, whereas a Bass is played standing up.
A 'cello is usually played with a bow and can also be strummed or plucked with the fingers.
The cello song from Lost is Michael Giacchino's "Hollywood and Vines".
A Double Bass is bigger. A double bass is played standing up, whereas a cello is played sitting down.
Of course girls play cello. It is a rarity, but yes, girls do play cello. Being a female cellist myself, I encourage girls to play cello, and show those boys who's boss! :)
A violin is a much higher pitched instrument than the Cello. Also, the violin is played while supporting it with your neck and shoulder while the Cello is played upright, similar to a bass.
Yes, a 'cello can be played muted and can also produce harmonics.
I have played cello for two years now, and I think that the cello is a very smooth instrument. It has a rich smooth sound (I also play violin and cello sounds better) that many people love. =)
Hi's name was Pau Casals i DefillÃ³ known during his professional career as Pablo Casals.He died in 1973.
The 'cello is usually played in a sitting position, however, it may also be played standing, kneeling or prone! These other positions are usually frowned upon by conductors!
the bass and the cello
The term "Chin Cello" affectionately denotes a moderately large (generally 16 inches in length or more) viola that is tuned an octave lower, which is consistent with the tuning of a cello. The traditional cello is played sitting down, but the "chin cello" is played under the chin, hence the name. The strings are able to be pitched lower by using a special thicker gauge of strings that are capable of producing lower notes.
One famous cello player is Yo yo ma. He's world famous, and even played on Sesame Street!
If they are transposed to a higher register, cello pieces can easily be played on the violin. However, the tone color between the cello and violin are very different, so many cello pieces would not sound as good on the violin .
I play cello, but I don't really get what you mean by what pitch it is? But it is played in the bass clef. and the strings of cello are: C G D and A hope that helped, sorry if you are asking for something else.
there are various sizes for a cello some i am familiar with are 3/4 and 4/4. 4/4 being a full size
MANY people play the cello. (Including me, Yo-yo mo, Rostropovich, Ha-Na Chang. etccc~)
the piano and cello
i think it was thomas Jefferson
One really famous song would be the Final countdown, it can be a cello solo. Look it up on YouTube
Is it used in reference to musical instruments? If so, an end stop is used to hold a cello or bass in place while it is being played so it doesn't slide around.
The two forms are somewhat similar in structure, as they are also similar to symphonies. They have three or four movements (most often, not always) and the first movement is called "sonata form," a theme being developed, a second theme then being developed, and the first theme being reprised (that is an inadequate description and you can find a better one in any textbook). As to your question, a sonata is played by one instrument… Read More
Bach cello suite 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S6yuR8efotI
The closest instrument to cello is viola. It has the smae exact open strings. (C,G,D,A) But its played like a violin.
A low smooth hum
a violin cello and viola
a bango and a cello
Catherine du pre
Depends on which composer's music being searched for.