NAME: ________________________

Instruments of Orchestra Test

Question Types

Start With

Question Limit

of 13 available terms

Upgrade to
remove ads

5 Written Questions

4 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. violin, viola, cello, harp, double bass
  2. Held between knees; full tone & powerful; during the Baroque
  3. The percussion instruments provide the orchestra with accents, rhythms and special timbres. In most cases, a sound is produced by striking the instrument with another object; a stick, mallet or beater.
  4. A part of the string family; no bow; plucked; 7 petals to change pitch of strings

4 True/False Questions

  1. Examples of woodwinds instrumentsOboe, English horn, flute, Piccolo, Clarinet, Bass clarinet, Bassoon, Contra-bassoon


  2. WoodwindsAll strings produce their tone by the vibration of stretched strings.


  3. Examples of brass instrumentsviolin, viola, cello, harp, double bass


  4. StringsThe brass section includes instruments in which the vibration is made by air blown through the player's lips which are pressed into a cup-shaped mouthpiece. You buzz your lips into a cup-shaped mouthpiece. Lowest.


Create Set