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1. These add a bass string between the lowest string and the drone string on a five-string banjo, and are usually tuned G4 G2 D3 G3 B3 D4. Sonny Osborne played one of these instruments for several years.

2. It extends the fingerboard under the lowest string and gives an additional four semitones of downward range.

3. The lowest string is typically tuned down to C1, an octave below the lowest note on the cello (as it is quite common for a bass part to double the cello part an octave lower).

4. Another class of alternative tunings are called drop tunings, because the tuning drops down the lowest string.

5. Dropping down the lowest string a whole tone results in the "drop-D" (or "dropped D") tuning.

6. On a guitar, often the lowest string is tuned to an E. From this, each successive string can be tuned by fingering the fifth fret of an already tuned string and comparing it with the next higher string played open.

7. Richards often removes the lowest string from his guitar, playing with only five strings, as the lower string just "gets in the way" of Richards's playing, letting the band's bass player pick up those notes.

8. The instrument's side strings i.e. first and third strings are tuned in fourth, but the middle (second) string is tuned in third with the lowest string and second with the top string.

9. The hardanger fiddle can also be played in "low bass", the word "bass" referring to the lowest string, (G-D-A-E), the normal violin tuning.

10. For example, a relatively common arrangement on the bass guitar is to use a detuner on the lowest string to allow the bassist to switch between 'standard tuning' (E A D G) and 'drop D' (D A D G).

11. Tuning the lowest string one tone down, from E to D allowed these musicians to acquire a heavier and darker sound than in standard tuning.

12. to a low E (E1), the same note as the lowest string on a four-string electric bass in standard tuning, and providing the guitar with a fuller sound by having three different E strings.

13. distributed over the five stringed instruments (the viola must tune down the lowest string by a minor third, and read in the unfamiliar tenor clef).

14. The dramatic slow movement contains much in the way of march rhythm and sudden upward violin glides followed by drops to the lowest string, and again much use of tremolo.

15. With increased popularity of lower-tuned guitars, and subsequent "down tuning" of standard EADGBE tuning, reference is sometimes made to the analogous dropping of the lowest string by a full tone (e.g. "drop A").

16. and “hybrid tunings” combining features of major alternate tuning categories – most commonly an open tuning with the lowest string dropped.

17. ADGCEA. It's the same relative tuning as regular guitar but the lowest string is the 5th string A instead of the regular low E. Also, the 1st and 2nd strings are one octave lower.

18. The lowest string on the sintir is a drone note and the second string, the highest in pitch, is tuned an octave higher and is never fretted.

19. The shorter string, which is also thinner, is tuned like the lowest string and is considered a drone string.

20. The movable briges have the shape of the letter V turned upside down, and their sizes varies according to their position: The one for the lowest string is the largest.

21. With the bowed string instruments, lower pitches than the standard range are sometimes used through scordatura in which the lowest string is tuned down a note or two.

22. These add a bass string between the lowest string and the drone string on a five-string banjo, and are usually tuned G4 G2 D3 G3 B3 D4. Sonny Osborne played one of these instruments for several years.

23. When playing on a 7 string guitar, he would have a low G as the lowest string to complete the fifth.

24. These tunings have the lowest string (or other strings tuned one full step lower allowing for chord structures similar to six-string drop tunings.

25. For example, standard guitar tuning is E A D G B E. B♭ tuning starts by tuning the lowest string on a guitar E, to B♭ and then tuning all strings down in the same interval of 3 steps down.

26. The lowest string is made of brass and the two higher strings are made from nylon.

27. The guitars were tuned to Drop B with the lowest string at Ab, giving the "ability to create a really heavy low end sound on the bottom but still give a comfortable degree of tension on the higher strings."

28. If simultaneous contacts were detected, the electronics selected the highest fret and the lowest string among the fretted notes.

29. "Racecar" uses a tuning where instead of dropping the lowest string on the 7-string, they dropped the 6th string (A#C#G#C#F#A#D#).

30. The instrument's side strings i.e. first and third strings are tuned in fourth, but the middle (second) string is tuned in third with the lowest string and second with the top string.