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An orchestra is a large instrumental ensemble, often used in classical .... The first is a Baroque orchestra, the second is a typical classical orchestra (i.e. Beethoven /Joseph Haydn), the third is ...

Orchestra Instruments - Naxos

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

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.

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 ...

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...

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.

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.

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, ...

How Many Instruments Make Up a Full Orchestra? | eHow

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The Average Salary of an Orchestra Musician · What Are the Instruments of an ... go into determining how many instruments are included in the full orchestra.

Orchestra: Classical - Andrew Hugill

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Although the term 'classical' is commonly used to describe all orchestral music, ... of that instrument were often reflected in the way he handled the orchestra.

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CAMA: About the Classical Orchestra

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During the 19th century, instrument-making techniques improved and orchestra sizes increased. Today an average orchestra may contain 40 to 70 players; ...

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 ...

The Baroque and Classical period Orchestras - Working and ...

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Concertos are 3 piece movements mostly designed for one instrument (with a few exceptions ... Figure 4: The typical arrangement of the early classical orchestra ...