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.

It makes quite a high and reedy sound. 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! . blowing it is a bit like blowing beween 2 pieces of paper.Oboe This instrument uses a double reed .2 reeds (like lolly sticks) tied together. So.

. It has a large bell to help the sound project (carry) away into the room.Clarinet This instrument only uses a single reed (like a thin lolly stick). The mouthpiece is the most important part of all woodwind instruments. It uses a single reed. It has a rich woody sound. The reed vibrates against the mouthpiece. 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.

You need big hands to reach all the keys this instrument.5m long. 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! . It is about 1.Bassoon This is the bass member of the woodwind family and plays the lowest notes. Contra Bassoon This is the big brother to the bassoon. Like the oboe it uses a double reed. It makes a low woody / reedy sound.

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.Alto Sax This is the most common sax. It is a more modern invention than most of the other woodwind instrument. It uses a single reed (like a clarinet) which vibrates agaist the mouthpiece. This has a deep and powerful sound. This is a favourite for smooth jazz solos.so pitched a little lower.

Check it out on youtube! Recorder One of the simplest woodwind instruments. Capable of really low and powerful sounds. It comes in lots of sizes. 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. The professional ones are very expensive.

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

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.It appeared in the mid 19-century making it one of the newest instruments in the modern orhestra and consert band.

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 . . 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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