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

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

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

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

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

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

.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.

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.

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

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

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

wire or silk. . Harp strings may be made of nylon. All harps have a neck. Depending on its size. which varies. 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. it is in the general category of chordophones (stringed instruments) and has its own sub category (the harps). known as frame harps.Harp The harp is a multi-string musical instrument which has the plane of its strings positioned perpendicularly to the soundboard. viola and double bass. those without the pillar are referred to asopen harps. Folk musicians often use the term "harper". Organologically. Cello The cello (/ˈtʃɛloʊ/ CHEL-oh. Larger instruments like the modern concert harp mix string materials to attain their extended ranges. whereas classical musicians use "harpist". 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. like the folk harp. which also includes the violin. On smaller harps. resonator and strings. gut. or on the floor. It is a member of the violin family of musical instruments. also have a pillar.

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

ang tunogng instrumentong ito ay matinis. 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. Laud ang laud ay instrumentong masmalaki kaysa sa banduria at mababa angtono o alto ng rondalya.

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

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