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100

This is the smallest instrument in the string family.

Violin

100

This is the smallest and highest pitched woodwind instrument.

Piccolo

100

How many kinds of tubas are there?

A) 2     B) 4     C) 7     D) 5

D) 5 (Can you name them?)

100

This string instrument has 88 keys and is also considered a percussion instrument.

Piano

100

How many beats does a quarter note get?

1

200

This string instrument is similar to the violin, but is slightly larger and has a darker tone.

Viola

200

To play this instrument, a musician blows air across a hole in a metal tube and presses different keys to change the pitch.

Flute

200

What instrument is the smallest of the brass family?

Trumpet

200

This brass instrument uses a slide to change notes and pitches.

Trombone

200

How many beats does a whole note get?

4

300

This string instrument has 45 strings and 7 pedals.

Harp

300

To play a woodwind instrument, what do your fingers have to cover/press?

Keys

300

Where do you put your hand to play the French Horn?

Inside the bell

300

This instrument has a single reed and is the instrument Squidward plays.

Clarinet

300

Name all the solfege syllables WITH hand signs

Do Re Mi Fa Sol La Ti Do

400

In order to play this string instrument, the musician must be sitting down with the instrument resting between your legs.

Cello

400

This woodwind instrument has almost 16 feet of tubing and can play the lowest notes in the woodwind family.

Bassoon

400

What do all the brass instruments have in common? (There's 2!)

Circular bell shape and rounded mouthpiece

400

To play this string instrument, a musician plucks the strings and can use the pedals to change the pitch up or down a half step

Harp

400

Name all the notes in the musical alphabet

A B C D E F G

500

To play this instrument, the musician will stand or sit on a stool. 

Double Bass

500

This double-reed instrument, when played super loudly, can sound like a duck.

Oboe

500

This brass instrument has 18 feet of tubing.

Tuba

500

This is the brass instrument that Ms. Galvan started in 5th grade 

Trumpet

500

What chord has the 3 notes C, E, and G?

C Major

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