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different music instruments such as percussion brass etc.
different music instruments such as percussion brass etc.

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This instrument produces its sound by blowing across a hole - like blowing across a bottle top. Early models were made from wood. Modern ones are made from metal.

This is half the size of a flute and so plays at a higher pitch. It can be heard very clearly even in large orchestras because the sound is the highest and brightest in the whole orchestra. It sounds one octave higher than a flute.

blowing it is a bit like blowing beween 2 pieces of paper. Cor Anglais Big brother to the oboe this instrument looks like it has swallowed an egg! It plays lower notes than the oboe but still uses a double reed. It is hard to spell it's name! . So.2 reeds (like lolly sticks) tied together. It makes quite a high and reedy sound.Oboe This instrument uses a double reed .

It has a large bell to help the sound project (carry) away into the room. It has a rich woody sound. The mouthpiece is the most important part of all woodwind instruments. The reed vibrates against the mouthpiece. It uses a single reed.Clarinet This instrument only uses a single reed (like a thin lolly stick). . Student clarinets are made from plastic while professional ones are made from wood. Bass Clarinet This is a lot bigger than the standard clarinet and so plays in a much lower register.

Bassoon This is the bass member of the woodwind family and plays the lowest notes. Like the oboe it uses a double reed. It is about 1. Contra Bassoon This is the big brother to the bassoon. Being a lot bigger it plays lower than the bassoon and can really honk out some farty sounding notes! Check out the sound on you tube! . You need big hands to reach all the keys this instrument.5m long. It makes a low woody / reedy sound.

It is a more modern invention than most of the other woodwind instrument. Tenor Sax Larger than the alto sax . Saxes are always made of metal but are still classed as woodwind instruments as the reed (that makes the sound) is made of wood. . It uses a single reed (like a clarinet) which vibrates agaist the mouthpiece.Alto Sax This is the most common sax. This is a favourite for smooth jazz solos.so pitched a little lower. This has a deep and powerful sound.

Check it out on youtube! Recorder One of the simplest woodwind instruments. Capable of really low and powerful sounds. The professional ones are very expensive. made from wood and sound very different to the cheap school ones! . School ones are made from plasic.Bariton Sax One of the biggest saxes playing the lowest sounds. It comes in lots of sizes.

Rackett This instrument was popular in medieval times. It looks a bit like a wooden bake bean can . It uses a double reed..and it makes a sound like you have just eaten an entire can of bake beans!!! . The pipe is all curled up inside so the tubing is long helping it to produce really low sounds..

It appeared in the mid 19-century making it one of the newest instruments in the modern orhestra and consert band.Saxophone The saxophone ( also reperred to as the sax ) Is a canical bone woodwind musical instrument saxophones Are usually made brass and played with a singlereed mouth Piece similar to clarinet Tuba The tuba is the larget and lowest. .Sound I produced by vibrating or buzzing the lips into a large cupped mouth pieces.pitches brass instrument.

Trumpet The trumpet is a musical instrument it is the highest register in the brass family trumpets are among the oldest musical instrument dating back to at least 1500 BC.Trombone The trombone is musical instrument in the brass family like all brass instrument sound is prouduced when the players vibrating lips (embouchure ) cause the air column iside the instrument to vibrate . .

Drum Head A drumhead is a membrane stretched over one or both of the open ends of a drum. mallets. Three major types of bass drums can be distinguished. or hands. so that it vibrates and the sound resonates through the drum. Bass Drum Bass drums are percussion instruments and vary in size and are used in several musical genres. The drumhead is struck with sticks. .

or kettledrums. They are played by striking the head with a specialized drum stick called a timpani stick or timpani mallet. Timpani evolved from military drums to become a staple of the classicalorchestra by the last third of the 18th century. Accordion Timpani. and even some rock bands. Today. and even some rock bands.marching. they are used in many types of musical ensembles including concert. Today. are musical instruments in the percussion family. they consist of a skin called ahead stretched over a large bowl traditionally made of copper. . they consist of a skin called ahead stretched over a large bowl traditionally made of copper. are musical instruments in the percussion family. A type of drum. or kettledrums. They are played by striking the head with a specialized drum stick called a timpani stick or timpani mallet.Rettledrum Timpani. they are used in many types of musical ensembles including concert. Timpani evolved from military drums to become a staple of the classicalorchestra by the last third of the 18th century.marching. A type of drum.

the piano's versatility and ubiquity have made it one of the world's most familiar musical instruments. Although not portable and often expensive.Piano The piano is a musical instrument played using a keyboard. Pressing a key on the piano's keyboard causes a padded (often with felt) hammer to strike steel strings. chamber music and accompaniment and for composing and rehearsal. It is widely used in classical and jazz music for solo performances. These vibrations are transmitted through a bridge to a sounding boardthat more efficiently couples the acoustic energy to the air. The sound would otherwise be no louder than that directly produced by the strings. When the key is released. a damper stops the string's vibration and the sound. . pianos are considered chordophones. and the strings continue to vibrate at their resonant frequency. ensemble use. In the HornbostelSachs system of instrument classification. [1] The hammers rebound. See the article on Piano key frequenciesfor a picture of the piano keyboard and the location of middle C.

whereas classical musicians use "harpist".Harp The harp is a multi-string musical instrument which has the plane of its strings positioned perpendicularly to the soundboard. those without the pillar are referred to asopen harps. which varies. It is a member of the violin family of musical instruments. Larger instruments like the modern concert harp mix string materials to attain their extended ranges. also have a pillar. it is in the general category of chordophones (stringed instruments) and has its own sub category (the harps). a harp may be played while held in the lap or while it stands on a table. All harps have a neck. On smaller harps. the core string material will typically be the same for all strings on a given harp. known as frame harps. . Harp strings may be made of nylon. A person who plays the harp is called a harpist or harper. resonator and strings. Folk musicians often use the term "harper". Organologically. plural cellos or celli) is a bowed string instrument with four strings tuned in perfect fifths. Depending on its size. viola and double bass. gut. Cello The cello (/ˈtʃɛloʊ/ CHEL-oh. or on the floor. wire or silk. like the folk harp. Some. which also includes the violin.

both arco and pizzicato are employed. A1. D2 and G2 (see standard tuning). The double bass is [1] a standard member of the string section of the orchestra and smaller string [2] ensembles in Western classical music. bass viol. the bass is typically amplified with a bass amplifier. blues.stand-up bass. It is slightly larger than a violin in size and has a deeper sound. and rockabilly. bass fiddle. In orchestral repertoire and tango music. contrabass. In jazz. in jazz. between the [2] violin (which is tuned a perfect fifth above it) and the cello (which is tuned an octave below it). bass violin. The double bass is played either with a bow (arco) or by plucking the strings (pizzicato). or upright bass. While classical music uses just the natural sound produced acoustically by the instrument. . blues. bull fiddle or simply bass. is the largest and lowest-pitched bowed string instrument of the viol family in the modernsymphony orchestra. with strings usually tuned to E1. pizzicato is the norm. [1] Double Bass The double bass. also called the string bass. and related genres.Viola The viola (/viˈoʊlə/) is a bowed string instrument. Since the 18th century it has been the middle voice of the violin family. doghouse bass.

mas mataas itong isang scale(1 octave) sa octavina at laud at masmababa ng isang scale sa piccolo. Laud ang laud ay instrumentong masmalaki kaysa sa banduria at mababa angtono o alto ng rondalya.Bandurya ito ay may 16 na strings. ang tunogng instrumentong ito ay matinis. .

BAHO DE ARKO pinakamalaking instrument ng rondalya. kasintaas ito ng tao kaya’t ang tumutugtog ay nakatayo. Ito ang tenor ng grupo sapagkat mataginting ang tinig. Octabina ito ay mas malaki sa banduryaat ang hugis ay tulad ng isang gitara. Apat lamang ang kwerdas nito. .

cumbias. Bandas play a wide variety of songs. baladas. but they also play modern Mexican pop. rock. Bandas are most widely known for their rancheras. Tinutugtog ito sa pamamagitan ng mga daliri o kungminsan ay may gamit na pick. Most Banda music is very clearly a dialect of polka and will seem familiar and appealing to fans of polka or traditional German and Pol . Ang tunog ay nanggagaling sa paggalaw ng mga kwerdas. and cumbias.Gitara ay isang instrumentong pang-musika na may mgakuwerdas. corridos. Mga Instrumento sa Banda Banda is a brass-based form of traditional Mexican music. including rancheras. and boleros.

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