Flute

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.

Piccolo
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.

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. blowing it is a bit like blowing beween 2 pieces of paper.2 reeds (like lolly sticks) tied together.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). . Bass Clarinet This is a lot bigger than the standard clarinet and so plays in a much lower register. 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. It has a large bell to help the sound project (carry) away into the room. It has a rich woody sound.

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

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.Alto Sax This is the most common sax. This is a favourite for smooth jazz solos. Saxes are always made of metal but are still classed as woodwind instruments as the reed (that makes the sound) is made of wood. . This has a deep and powerful sound. Tenor Sax Larger than the alto sax .so pitched a little lower.

Bariton Sax One of the biggest saxes playing the lowest sounds. 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. It comes in lots of sizes. School ones are made from plasic. made from wood and sound very different to the cheap school ones! .

Rackett This instrument was popular in medieval times. It looks a bit like a wooden bake bean can . It uses a double reed. 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!!! .

pitches brass instrument. .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.It appeared in the mid 19-century making it one of the newest instruments in the modern orhestra and consert band.Sound I produced by vibrating or buzzing the lips into a large cupped mouth pieces.

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. 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. The drumhead is struck with sticks. Three major types of bass drums can be distinguished.Drum Head A drumhead is a membrane stretched over one or both of the open ends of a drum. mallets.

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

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

wire or silk. 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. Harp strings may be made of nylon. it is in the general category of chordophones (stringed instruments) and has its own sub category (the harps). the core string material will typically be the same for all strings on a given harp. . On smaller harps. Some. Organologically. gut. a harp may be played while held in the lap or while it stands on a table. resonator and strings. viola and double bass. Folk musicians often use the term "harper". All harps have a neck. which varies. whereas classical musicians use "harpist". known as frame harps. like the folk harp. Depending on its size. also have a pillar. Cello The cello (/ˈtʃɛloʊ/ CHEL-oh. those without the pillar are referred to asopen harps. which also includes the violin. It is a member of the violin family of musical instruments. or on the floor. 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.

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

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

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

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

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