Instruments of the Orchestra
Terms in this set (12)
What string instruments are often part of the orchestra?
Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass
What two ways can you play a string instrument?
With a bow, or plucked
What three materials are string instruments made from?
Wood, String, and Glue
What material is used to make a bow on a string instrument?
Hair from the tail of a horse.
What are the woodwind instruments in the orchestra?
Flute, Clarinet, Oboe, and Bassoon
How does a flute make its sound?
How does a clarinet make its sound?
How does an oboe make its sound?
How does a Bassoon make its sound?
What brass instruments are often part of the orchestra?
Trumpet, French Horn, Trombone, and Tuba
Which brass instruments use a system of valves and the players lips to change notes?
Trumpet, French Horn, and Tuba
Which brass instrument uses a slide and the players lips to change notes?