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Orchestra

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An orchestra is a large instrumental ensemble typical of classical music, which features string instruments such as ...

Orchestra Instruments - Naxos

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Musical Instruments for Orchestra. List of Instruments Used in Orchestras: String | Woodwind | Brass | Percussion | Keyboards | Harp.

14. Orchestra Size and Setting | The Idiomatic Orchestra

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Parts were more or less randomly assigned to the instruments available, and while .... of responsibility, many orchestras have rotation schemes among the strings, ... them – typical, for example, of Mahler's symphonies – be brought fully to life.

Instruments of the Orchestra: The Strings Family - Oregon Symphony

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Instrument Families. When we talk about musical instruments, we often talk about them as being part of a family. That's because, just like in human families, the ...

What's the Difference: Orchestra, Symphony, and Philharmonic ...

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Sep 27, 2013 ... Every symphony is an orchestra, but not every orchestra is a symphony. ... hulking pieces that usually require 18 to 25 different instruments. .... And many philharmonic orchestras are every bit as good as symphony orchestras, ...

Instrument Families of the Orchestra: String, Woodwind, Brass ...

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There are so many instruments in the orchestra! What similarities and differences can one find between them? How do the instruments work? Find...

Instruments of the Orchestra - Arapahoe Philharmonic

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Welcome to the world of classical music instruments! Musical instruments are grouped into different families based on the way the instrument makes its sound.

How Many Instruments Make Up a Full Orchestra? | eHow

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There is no set number of instruments that make up a "full" orchestra. In fact, the term itself is misleading and not commonly used in music circles. Instead, the ...

Orchestra Set-Up - Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

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There are several accepted arrangements for symphony orchestra seating; ... a piano (not as a solo instrument; referred to as orchestral piano), an organ, etc.

The Clarinet in the Orchestra

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The seating of instruments in larger ensembles usually follows the pattern of the ... In result there are many clarinet players in this type of orchestra, typically a ...

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Orchestra | Parts of a Symphonic Orchestra | History of Orchestral ...

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When we speak of orchestras we usually mean symphony orchestras. They have many instruments and play mostly classical music which is performed in ...

Instruments :: Philharmonia Orchestra

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Here, the Philharmonia's expert players guide you through the intricacies of the instruments they play. Choose an instrument from one of the sections.

ORCHESTRA - Fact Monster

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HOW MANY MUSICIANS PLAY IN AN ORCHESTRA? ... The musicians perform music specially composed for specific instruments in an orchestral performance.