The Classroom's Instruments By José Antonio Martín González
Orff Percussion <ul><li>The most of the instruments of the class are known as 'Orff Instruments Percussion'.
He was really interested in how to teach music, so he adapted some proffessional musical instruments to the school. </li></ul>Biography Listen to one of his most wellknown compositions. Carmina Burana
Wood Pitched Percussion Bass Xilophone Alto Xilophone Soprano Xilophone These are the xylphones. All of them are made of wood. Remember: Xylos=wood / Phonos=sounds.
Metal Pitched Percussion Soprano Metalophone Contralto Glockenspiel Soprano Glockenspiel There are two more metalophones, Alto and Bass , but we don't have them in class.
Other Percussion (Idiophones) Maraca Sleigh Bells Temple Blocks In these instruments all the instrument sound (Idio=itself).