Consider a situation in which two players (of different instruments) decide to debate over which of their instruments is better. One is a violin player and the other is irrelevant. What would be some good things to support the violin?
I have heard that the violin sounds the closest to a voice, but I am not sure if that is true. I know that vibrato is unique on string instruments, but that is about it. So, is there anything that puts classical string instruments apart, or the violin specifically?
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