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Unformatted text preview: 11. With musical instruments, the silence is just as important as the sound the instrument makes. 12. Musical instruments came to be through the need for communication, survival, and entertainment. 13. Hollow bones and wood were used to telegraph rhythmic sounds to one another to perhaps warn of an intruder or bad weather. 14. The invention of the bow and arrow, which was used for survival purposes, became the forerunner to the violin. 15. The First true musical instrument was the Lyre, which was used for entertainment purposes. 16. There are four main families of the orchestra, including precussion, brass, woodwinds and the strings. 17. Precussion instruments are instruments which are struck in order to operate. 18. The education I am receiving at Orange Coast College will cost Tax payers more money than The tuition required for a student at USC. 19. The term C.Y.A. refers to the phrase Cover Your Ass. 20.A syllabus is a contract or a promise between the student and professor...
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- Spring '03
- Music, Musical instrument, different music forms