Instrumental Music

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Alto Sax Snare Drum
Baritone Horn Trombone
Bass Guitar Trumpet
Clarinet Tuba
Flute Violin
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Alto Saxophone Family: Woodwind


Advantages:
Easy to get sound.
Easier fingerings
 


Can be found in: Cannot be found in:
Concert Band Orchestra
Marching Band  
School Musicals  
Jazz Band  


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

Back to the top Baritone Horn Family: Brass


Advantages:
Students get 2 Baritones, one for school and one for home.
Easy to put together
Much less competition for getting into Top Musical Groups
 


Can be found in: Cannot be found in:
Concert Band Jazz Band (usually)
Orchestra  
Marching Band  
School Musicals  


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

Back to the top Bass Guitar
Family: String


Advantages:
Easier to play


Can be found in: Cannot be found in:
Concert Band (somtimes) Orchestra
Jazz Band  
Marching Band (sometimes)  
School Musicals  


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

Back to the top Clarinet Family: Woodwind


Advantages:
Easy to get sound.
Easier fingerings
Easy to carry


Can be found in: Cannot be found in:
Concert Band Jazz Band
Orchestra  
Marching Band  
School Musicals  


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

Back to the top Flute Family: Woodwind


Advantages:
Easy to carry
No reeds to buy
Not Loud
Easy to put together
 


Can be found in: Cannot be found in:
Concert Band Jazz Band
Orchestra  
Marching Band  
School Musicals  


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

Back to the top Snare Drum Family: Percussion


Advantages:
Easy to Play


Can be found in:
Concert Band
Orchestra
Marching Band
School Musicals
Jazz Band


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

Back to the top Trombone Family: Brass


Advantages:
Easier to carry
No reeds to buy
Easy to learn positions
Easy to put together
Less Competition for getting into Top Musical Groups
A bit easier to blow


Can be found in:
Concert Band
Orchestra
Marching Band
School Musicals
Jazz Band


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

Back to the top Trumpet Family: Brass


Advantages:
Easier to carry
No reed to buy
Easy to fingering
Easy to put together


Can be found in:
Concert Band
Orchestra
Marching Band
School Musicals
Jazz Band


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

Back to the top Tuba Family: Brass


Advantages:

Students get 2 Tubas, one for school and one for home
No reeds to buy
Much less competition for getting into Top Musical Groups
 


Can be found in:



Cannot be found in:
Concert Band Jazz Band (Usually)
Orchestra  
Marching Band  
School Musicals  


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

Back to the top Violin Family: String


Advantages:
Easy to carry
Plays melody most of the time
Has a wide range


Can be found in: Cannot be found in:
Orchestra Concert Band
School Musicals Jazz Band
  Marching Band


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For more information on this instrument, please check the following websites:
http://datadragon.com/education/

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