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Overview and Instructions


Research basic facts about instruments of the orches
1. Names of the families
2. Names of the instruments in each family.
3. Picture of each instrument.
4. What each instrument is made of.
5. How each is played.
6. Describe what each instrument sounds like and find an audio or video clip of each.
7. At least 2 interesting facts about each instrument.

May create a web page, wiki page, knowledge map, Ebook, Powerpoint presentation, paper notebook, or complete instrument study books.


Use these websites to research each instrument.


The Music Room
San Francisco Kids
NY Philharmonic Kids
Learn About Instruments
DSO Kids
Oregon Symphony
Play Music
BSO Kids
Simple English Wikipedia
Wikipedia
FlickrCC (free, legal pictures)


Answer the questions below for each instrument.



String Family


Violin


Picture:
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What is it made of?IT IS MADE OF STRING AND WOOD

How is it played?.YOU PUT THE VIOLIN TO YOUR CHIN AND PUT YOUR FINGERS ON THE STRINGS AND MOVE THE BOW.

At least 2 interesting facts.IT HAS BEUTFUL SOUNDS AND MUSIC AND ANYBODY CAN PLAY IT.

Describe its sound.
it has A VERY PRETTY SOUND





Web address where it can be heard.AT PLAY MUSC.COM


Viola[[image:file/view/violin_2.jpg]]


Picture: external image viola.jpg

What is it made of?WOOD AND STRINGS

How is it played? ON THE LEFT SHOULDER LIKE THE VIOLIN
At least 2 interesting facts.IT HAS A BEUTIFULL SOUND AND ANYONE CAN↓ PLAY IT.

Describe its sounds.IT HAS HIGH NOTES AND LOW NOTES
Web address where it can be heard.AT PLAY MUSIC .COM




Cello

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Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?WOOD AND A LITTLE METAL AND STRINGS.

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.IT IS KINDA DIFFERENT FROM THE VIOLA AND THE VIOLIN.

Describe its sound. HIGH AND LOW SOUNDS

Web address where it can be heard.PLAY MUSIC .COM



Bass


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What is it made of?WOOD AND STRINGS

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.IT HAS A BEUTIFULL SOUND AND ITS IN THE ORECHESTA

Describe its sounds..IT HAS A LOW SOUND
Web address where it can be heard PLAY music.COM



Woodwind Family


Flute

.PLAY MUSIC.COM


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Clarinet

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Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.



What is it made of


How is it played?LIQUID SOUND ABITILY TO EYOKE BLUESINESS AND ECSTATIC UPPER RIGISTER WAIL BERMEATED THE SOUND OF EARLY JAZZ

At least 2 interesting facts.IT IS A EASY INTERMENT TO PLAY

Describe its sound.when it is low it sounds like somebodys sreaming and when it is a high it sounds wiard

Web address where it can be heard
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Picture: Include the web link where you fo

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.
Web address where it can be heard



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Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

GDescribe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard



Brass Family


Trumpet


Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?WOOD

How is it played?STRAING

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard.



French Horn


Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard.



Trombone


Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard.



Tuba


Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard



Percussion Family


Snare Drum


Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard.



Bass Drum


Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard.



Timpani


Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard.



Cymbals


Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard