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Unformatted text preview: Bass Percussion (two types) Indefinite Pitch Definite Pitch Drums (snare and bass) *piano Gong xylophone/marimba Cymbals timpani (kettledrums) Triangle glockenspiel Tambourine celesta/chimes-The piano is considered a string instrument because of the strings inside it, but also a percussion instrument because you hit the keys.-Saxophones are not used orchestrally, but are good for jazz based pieces.-John Phillip Sousa created a marching tuba called the Sousaphone....
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- Spring '10