He wanted to live in a city and teach school, play his bass viol, and belong to musical or singing clubs.
The artist is seen in the foreground playing a viol: Titian a bass viol.
I cannot think it likely that the sculptor saw anyone playing a bass viol in this manner.
She doesn't know a fugue from a bass viol, and she never hesitates to say so.
At the sound of the bass viol the bull stood still, raised his head, and glowered at the extraordinary object before him.
To the left was the orchestra, a violin, 'cello and bass viol.
If one has a few pieces (violin, cello, bass viol, flute) to play Hungarian airs during the dinner it will please the guests.
Old Doctor Kingsley played the bass viol so it was soul stirrin' too.
Then there came a sudden twang, as of a violently plucked string on a bass viol, and the amber egg dropped from the faceted side.
The word Violino is not mentioned by Lanfranco, but in every case only the termination Violone, which is bass viol.