Instruments of the Classical Orchestra 2

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Which woodwind instrument is the man playing?

Standard concert flute

Piccolo flute

Clarinet

Bassoon

The concert flute is also called transverse flute.

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This is one of the newer orchestral instruments. Which one?

Clarinet

Flute

Oboe

Bassoon

The clarinet descended from a French instrument known as the Chalumeau.

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Which woodwind instrument is this?

Alto clarinet

Bassoon

Flute

English horn

The alto clarinet is a larger version of the clarinet and produces a lower sound.

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Which woodwind instrument is the woman playing?

Bassoon

Clarinet

Oboe

Flute

The Italian name for Bassoon is Fagotto.

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Which brass instrument is this?

French horn

English horn

Trumpet

Tuba

The French horn is known as the "horn" in music circles.

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Which clear and sweet instrument is this?

Recorder

Clarinet

Oboe

Bassoon

The recorder has been popular in Europe since the Middle Ages.

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Do you recognize the brass instrument?

Trumpet

French horn

Trombone

Tuba

The trumpet, French horn, trombone, and tuba are brass instruments.

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Which brass instrument is the man playing?

Trombone

Trumpet

French horn

Clarinet

The word "trombone" derives from the Italian Tromba.

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This is a low pitch instrument, which one?

Tuba

Trombone

Trumpet

Bassoon

The tuba has the lowest pitch of all brass instruments.

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Which instruments are pictured here?

A grand piano and an upright piano

A harpsichord and a pipe organ

A grand piano and a pipe organ

A pipe organ and an upright piano

The piano was invented in Italy around 1700, by Bartolomeo Cristofori.

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Which keyboard instrument is this?

Harpsichord

Pipe organ

Upright piano

Harp

The harpsichord can be traced back to the late Middle Ages.

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Which string instrument is the man playing?

Harp

Harpsichord

Double bass

Guitar

The harp is widely used as a corporate logo, for instance by the Irish beer Guinness.
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