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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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http://www.dsokids.com/public/Instruments/photo160violin.jpg
What is it made of?
wood and strings.

How is it played?
with a stick.
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At least 2 interesting facts.
The violin is a musical instrument.
Describe its sound.
sweet
Web address where it can be heard.


http://www.dsokids.com/listen/InstrumentDetail.aspx?instrumentID=3

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What is it made of?
it is made of wood


How is it played?STRUMING THE STRINGS ON THE FINGER BOARD

At least 1 interesting facts.ITS COOL

Describe its sound.it sounds sweet






Cello


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What is it made of?
WOOD
How is it played?
WITH A LOOM
At least 2 interesting facts.
ITS A REAL LIGHT INSTRUMENT
Describe its sound.it sounds sweet


Web address where it can be heard.

http://www.dsokids.com/listen/InstrumentDetail.aspx?instrumentID=6

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What is it made of?
THINGS
How is it played?
WITH TWO DRUM STICKS
At least interesting facts.
IT COMES IN ALL SIZES
Describe its sound?i it sounds sweet
Web address where it can be heard

dsokids.com

Woodwind Family


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What is it made of? It Is Made Of Brass

How is it played? with a reed

LIST AT LEAST ON INTERESTING FACT?
its a stick
Describe its sound.sweet


Web address where it can be dsokids
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Oboe


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What is it made of?
aluminum
How is it played?with a persons lips

At least 1 interesting facts.
its small
Describe its sound.
cool

Web address where it can be head?dsokids.com



Clarinet


Picture:
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What is it made of? wood metal or brass

How is it played?with a reed

At least 1 interesting facts. they come in neon colors too.

Describe its sound.
various sounds
Web address where it can be heard?dsokids.com



Bassoon


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What is it made of?
BRASS

How is it played?with a reed


Describe its sound.it sounds cool

Web address where it can be heard

dsokids.com

Saxophone


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What is it made of?

How is it played?with a mouth peice

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.it sounds sweet

Web address where it can be heard?dsokids.com



Brass Family


Trumpet

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What is it made of?
BRASS

How is it played?a mouth piece

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.cool and sweet

Web address where it can be heard.dsokids



French Horn


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What is it made of?brass

How is it played?with a mouth pieace

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.it sounds deep

Web address where it can be heard?dsokids.com



Trombone


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What is it made of?brass

How is it played?

Describe its sound.it sounds sweet

Web address where it can be heard.dsokids.com



Tuba


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What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.it soounds deep

Web address where it can be heard?dsokids.com



Percussion Family


Snare Drum


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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:

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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


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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


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What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard