This category holds all articles pertaining to musical instruments and singing voices. Articles may include but are not limited to information on:
Note that while articles in this category provide fundamental, concise, and detailed information on various instruments to benefit the composers understanding of them, these articles are not meant to replace a good text on orchestration and should not be treated as a sole source of information for the learning composer. Budding composers may want to search the forums for suggestions on proper orchestration texts.
|Instruments and Voices|
|Woodwinds||Flute (Piccolo/Alto/Bass) • Recorder • Oboe (Cor Anglais/Oboe D'amore/Heckelphone) • Clarinet (E♭/Bass/Contrabass) •|
|Brass||Horn • Cornet • Trumpet • Trombone • Euphonium • Tuba • Saxhorns|
|Keyboards||Piano • Organ • Harmonium • Harpsichord • Clavichord • Celesta • Accordion|
|Percussion||Tuned: Timpani • Glockenspiel • Chimes • Vibraphone • Xylophone • Marimba • Crotales • Musical saw • Hammered Dulcimer|
|Electronic||Theremin • Ondes Martenot • Synthesizer • Electronic Wind Instrument|
|Stringed||Bowed: Violin • Viola • Violoncello • Contrabass|
|Voices||Female: Soprano • Mezzo-soprano (often mistaken with Alto) • Contralto (often mistaken with Alto)|
This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total.
Pages in category "Instruments"
The following 52 pages are in this category, out of 52 total.