Instruments Strings- uses vibrating strings to produce sound. They included the: Violin Viola Cello Upright Bass
Instruments cont. Brass instruments: Made of metal. Uses buzzing of the lips to produce sound. Includes: Trumpet French Horn Euphonium Trombone Tuba
Instruments cont. Woodwinds: Use a wooden reed that vibrates to produce sound. Only exception is the flute which is metal but does not use buzzing like the brass. Includes: Flute Clarinet Saxophone Oboe Bassoon
Instrument cont. Percussion- Uses sticks for mallets. Played by hitting the instrument. Includes: Snare Timpani Mallet instruments Cymbals
Time Signatures found in Symphony in E minor Simple Meters: 2/4 3/4 4/4 Compound Meters: 6/8 7/8 9/8 12/8
Musical Term of the Day Timbre- (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound); "the timbre of her soprano was rich and lovely“ ( thefreedictionary.com) Discussion Question?? How would you describe the Timbre of Symphony in E minor? Here are some words to help you get started • shrillness • nasality • resonance • soft • colorful This is a piano vs. oboe sound wave.