Ch 5 - Ch 5 Timbre and Instrumentation 11:40:00 ←...

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Unformatted text preview: Ch. 5 Timbre and Instrumentation 01/02/2008 11:40:00 ← Timbre/Tone Color = specific character or quality of sound of each instrument/voice • Produced by overtones ← ← ← ← Musical Instruments • Energy Source – air, bow, pluck • Vibrating Element – reed, lips, air, string • Resonating Chamber – instrument body, head ← ← Instrument Families • Strings • Woodwinds - flute • Brass - trumpet • Percussion - drums • Keyboard – piano, organ • Voice • Electronic ← ← Large Ensembles • Orchestra – strings, woodwinds, brass, percussion • Concert Band – woodwinds, brass, percussion • Jazz Band (big Band) – woodwinds, brass, percussion, keyboard/electronic • Choir – Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass Voices ← ← Ensembles Orchestra ← Strings Woodwinds Brass Percussion...
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