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Overview and Instructions


Research basic facts about instruments of the orchestra.

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 Instrument
BSO Kids
Simple English Wikipedia
Wikipedia
FlickrCC (free, legal pictures)


Answer the questions below for each instrument.



String Family


Violin


Picture:

[[image:file/view/Violin_case.jpg width="8" height="24" link="KeilaO2"]]

Need a correct link.
What is it made of?
WOOD AND STEEL
How is it played?
With a bow
At least 2 interesting facts.
It has 4 srtings.
Describe its sound.

Web add ress where it can be heard.
Need link.


Viola


Picture: merandas_viola.jpg

Need link.
What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.
It is is I the middel of violin and cello. The bow is made of horeshare.
Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard.

Need link.


Cello


Picture:

cello.jpg

Need a correct link.
What is it made of?
wood
How is it played?
with a bow.
At least 2 interesting facts.
1. The cello is a solo instument.----- 2. It is the secone largest bow instument.
Describe its sound.
Cello suite5wnm1011 perlude
Web address where it can be heard.

Need link.


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

bass.jpg
Need link.
What is it made of?
It made of wood
How is it played?
Its played with a bow.
At least 2 interesting facts.
I is the seconed most bigest wooden insterment.
Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard

Need link.

Woodwind Family


Flute


Picture:

20060930211005%21Flute[1].jpg

Need link.
What is it made of?
brase
How is it played?
with a reed
Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard

Need link.

Oboe


Picture:oboe.jpg Need link.

What is it made of?wood

How is it played?with a mouth piese

At least 2 interesting facts.
it sounds realy cool.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard

Need link.

Clarinet


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

Clarinet(1).jpg

Need a correct link.
What is it made of?

How is it played?
with a mouth pieaes
At least 2 interesting facts.
it very long.
Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard

Need link.

Bassoon


[[image:file/view/262px-FoxBassoon.jpg width="98" height="167" link="http://www.nyphilkids.org/main.phtml"]]
Picture:
bassoon-3[1].jpg
Need link.
What is it made of?
wood
How is it played?
with a mouth piesie
At least 2 interesting facts.
1. You can play jazz with the bassoon. 2.
Describe its sound.
twinkel twinkel littel star.
Web address where it can be heard

Need link.

Saxophonesaxophone[1].jpg


Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.
Need link.
What is it made of?
brass
How is it played?
sine-reed mothpiece
At least 2 interesting facts.
some famis artest play this insterment
Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard

Need link.

Brass Family


Trumpet

Trumpet-YTTR-018-.jpg
Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

Need link.
What is it made of?

How is it played?

At least 2 interesting facts.

Describe its sound.

Web address where it can be heard.
Need link.

French Horn

French_Horn.jpg google
Picture: Include the web link where you found the picture.

What is it made of?
it made of brass
How is it played?
with the reed .
At least 2 interesting facts.
1. it been played for a very long time. 2. lots of famoes people have played it
Web address where it can be head it from .


Trombone

Need a picture and link.
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.
Need link.

Tuba

Need a picture and link.
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

Need link.

Percussion Family


Snare Drum

Need a picture and link.
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.
Need link.

Bass Drum

Need a picture and link.
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.
Need link.

Timpani

Need a picture and link.
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.
Need link.

Cymbals

Need a picture and link.
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

Need link.