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Concert band - Wikipedia

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A concert band, also called wind ensemble, symphonic band, wind symphony, wind orchestra, ... The only time wind bands were used in a concert setting comparable to that of a symphony orchestra was w...

Symphonic bands differ from symphonic orchestras in that they

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The band doesn't use a string section, except for perhaps one bass player. Meanwhile, orchestras have much smaller wind sections and don't use saxophones ...

Differences between a Symphonic Band & an Orchestra ...

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Symphonic bands and orchestras have much in common: both are large ... Yet in spite of their superficial similarities, they are also very different in size, ...

What is the difference between a band and an orchestra ...

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Full Answer. An orchestra made up of about 50 musicians or fewer is called a " chamber orchestra." A "symphony orchestra" or "philharmonic orchestra" can be ...

What is the difference between a symphonic orchestra and a ...

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Orchestra” is the Greek word describing the circular space occupied by the chorus in ... a few violins might be an orchestra, if that's what they wanted to call themselves. ... “philharmonic” means “loving harmony,” and “symphonic” comes from ...

What is the difference between a "band" and an "orchestra"

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Jun 10, 2011 ... Brass Bands are mostly popular in Europe, and contain the above without ... Really, the only answer to your question is "because that's what they call themselves." .... In other locales it's closer to a "brass choir" and differs primarily in the ... Formal symphonic music which is/was compose...

Symphonic & Concert Bands | Music Department

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The Symphonic Band consists of music majors and students from throughout the ... The Symphonic Band meets on Monday and Wednesday from 2:00pm-4:00pm and Friday 2:00pm-3:00pm. ... Spring 2017 Symphony Orchestra Auditions.

A History of the Wind Band: Instrumentation - Lipscomb University

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Problems in Instrumentation and Bandstration - Instrumentation and the National School Band ... The symphonic band, as it exists today, is a monolithic monster, the unfortunate result of the attempt to equate the symphonic band with the symphony orchestra. ... And, of course they all did not develop at the same time.

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

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Sep 27, 2013 ... As the name suggests, they play “chamber music”—older tunes ... A symphony orchestra and a philharmonic are the same thing—sort of.

Unit 1 Study Guide - Music 3100 with Trentham at Johnson ...

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Sep 16, 2014 ... The lowest instrument in the orchestra is the _____? Contrabassoon ... Symphonic bands differ from symphonic orchestras in that they _____?