Music Key term Questions

Question 1

Which instrument family produces sound by the buzzing of lips into a mouthpiece?

 

 

 

 

Question 2

Which three woodwind instruments use double reeds?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Question 3

Name the only drum that is trule tunable.

Question 4

Mark the main instruments in the woodwind family.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*The orchestral string family from the highest to the lowest instrument is the 
 , the 
 , the 
 and the 
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*Generally, percussion instruments fall into two categories: 
 instruments and 
 instruments

Question 8

Double reed instrument in the soprano range that looks similar to a clarinet.

Question 9

A single-reed woodwind instrument, with a wooden or plastic body built in many sizes and pitch ranges

Question 10

The highest pitched of the brass family instruments that changes pitches by means of valve mechanisms.

Question 11

Lowest and largest member of the brass family instruments that changes pitches by means of valve mechanisms.

Question 12

The highest-ranged member of the string family.

Question 13

Tenor member of the violin family, also called violincello.

Question 14

A brass instrument in the tenor range that is able to change pitches by its mechanism of a sliding tube.

Question 15

Technique used to produce the sound in all woodwind instruments, it is air being forced through a mouthpiece or reed assembly.

Question 16

Lowest pitched member of the violin family, also called double bass.