Percussion Quiz - The xylophone is used only in popular music False The main role of the percussion was to set the melodic platform for the rhythm

Percussion Quiz - The xylophone is used only in popular...

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The xylophone is used only in popular music. False The main role of the percussion was to set the melodic platform for the rhythm instruments. False Bigger timpani allow for brighter sounds, or pitches. False Musical references to rhythm and percussion-like instruments can be found in classical art. False By using one stick, timpani players are able to get different sounds qualities and colors. False The snare drum is not part of the drum set used by rock bands. False The sound of the bass drum is low and thunderous. True The triangle produces a high, clear, and very annoying sound. False The triangle is one of the smallest instruments of the percussion family. True The upper head of the bass drum adds to its vibration and resonance.
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