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the striking of a musical instrument to produce tones.

Wind Instrument

..., a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath

Reed Instrument


String Instrument

..., Instrument whose sound is produced by the vibration of string

Sound Hole

opening in the sound box which increases the volume of the instrument


..., a wooden support that holds the strings up


..., a surface forming part of the outside of an object


..., constriction between head and body


..., horizantal pieces, used to change note/pitch




..., the vibrations of the instrument (from the body of the instruments); the movement activates the airwaves to produce the tones we hear

Resonator Flange



..., this piece holds the strings in place (bottom).


..., a wooden plug forming a flue pipe (as the mouthpiece of a recorder)


..., organ pipe whose tone is produced by air passing across the sharp edge of a fissure or lip





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