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Orchestra - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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An orchestra is a group of musicians playing instruments together. They usually play ... It is one of the lowest instruments in the orchestra. The clarinet has a ...

Instruments of the Orchestra: The Strings Family - Oregon Symphony

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The strings are the largest family of instruments in the orchestra and they come in four sizes: the violin, which is the smallest, viola, cello, and the biggest, the ...

Instruments of the Orchestra: The Percussion Family

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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 ...

Range of Instruments - Symphony Orchestra Library

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This table is offered only to show general information about the performing ranges of particular instruments. There are a number of variations in the type and  ...

Instruments of the Orchestra | San Luis Obispo Symphony

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In the orchestra, the percussion section provides a variety of rhythms, ..... The double bass, or string bass is the largest and lowest instrument of the string family.

What instrument has the lowest pitch? - FunTrivia.com

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Dec 9, 2006 ... What instrument has the lowest pitch - trivia question /questions ... orchestras us a tuba piched in C, whose fundamental is the lowest C on the ...

Instrument Lab | ArtsAlive.ca Music

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The instruments of the string section are crafted by carefully carving, shaping and ... at its full length, from the bridge to the peg box, the lowest sound is produced. ... to Walter Prystawski, NAC Orchestra Concertmaster, demonstrate the violin.

INSTURMENTS AND THE ORCHESTRA

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BRASS: Brass instruments are just as important to a symphony orchestra as they are ... The trumpet is the smallest instrument of the brass family and the highest ...

A General Overview of the Band and Orchestra Instruments

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The Violin is the smallest, and is therefore the highest in pitch. It is also the most popular. It is played with the instrument under the chin while sitting or standing, ...

Beginning band: String Family - Violin - Viola - Cello - Bass

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The string family consists of four instruments, the Violin, the Viola, the Cello, and ... The String Bass is the largest and lowest string instrument in the orchestra.

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Instruments of the Orchestra: The Woodwind Family

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That's because, just like in human families, the instruments in a particular ... of instruments includes, from the highest sounding instruments to the lowest, the ...

lowest and highest-pitched instruments in the orchestra - Good ...

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Assuming there is no organ or piano, what are the highest and lowest-pitched instruments in the orchestra? Can the contrabasoon play lower ...

Instruments :: Philharmonia Orchestra

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In this film, Luke Whitehead introduces his instrument - the contrabassoon. Why not ... The contrabassoon's lowest notes are the lowest of the orchestra, and the ...