Presentation on theme: "Musical Instruments. Aim: What are the musical instruments in an orchestra? Do Now: On a sheet of paper, write down the names of as many instruments."— Presentation transcript:
Consisted of blown wind instruments. The instrument sounds through vibrations created within the instrument. ◦ Piccolo – No reed, Smaller and higher pitch than a flute ◦ Flute – No reed ◦ Clarinet – Single Reed ◦ Bass Clarinet – Single Reed ◦ Oboe – Double Reed ◦ English Horn – Double Reed ◦ Bassoon –Double Reed ◦ Contrabasson
Consisted of blown instruments. The instruments sound through the vibrations created by the lips of the players. Brass instruments are also usually made of brass. ◦ Trumpet ◦ Trombone ◦ Bass Trombone ◦ French Horn ◦ Tuba
Instruments that are struck, shaken or scrapped. ◦ Any kind of drum (snare drum, tom tom, bass drum, timpani) ◦ Triangle ◦ Symbols ◦ Xylophone, Marimba, Vibraphone, Glockenspiel ◦ Piano ◦ Many many more.