Musical Instruments. Instrument. Any mechanism -other than the voice that produces musical sounds WESTERN INSTRUMENTS String Woodwind Brass Percussion Keyboard Electronic. Register. The total range in which an instrument is played. String Instruments.
Often used as a solo instrument
About 2 inches longer than the violin, thus the range is somewhat lower
Member of the violin family but set an octave lower. Also has an endpin to help with the weight of the instrument.
An ancient plucked-string instrument with a triangular shape
Very heavy tone and less agile than other string instruments. (Car)
Half the size of the flute and plays an octave higher
High range and extremely agile
System of electronic components that generate, modify, and control sound