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Musical EnsemblesTo explore the common groups of instruments               and their names
Group CategoriesGroups are often categorized by the amount ofinstruments. E.g Quintet, Quartet, Trio.Also grouped by the g...
Classical Music  Large Ensemble = OrchestraIn Classical Music smaller ensembles are called Chamber   Music EnsemblesThey a...
Prominent Classical          EnsemblesOrchestra - 90 PlayersString Quartet = 4 PlayersCello, Viola, Violin 1 andViolin 2Wi...
Jazz Music  Instruments are often divided into two main sections Rhythm and  Horn and then using these sections we have tw...
Rock MusicRock BandsGenerally contains 3-4Different MusiciansVoiceDrumsHarmony Instrumentse.g Guitar, KeyboardBass
Yr 10 ensembles explanation
Yr 10 ensembles explanation
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Yr 10 ensembles explanation

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Yr 10 ensembles explanation

  1. 1. Musical EnsemblesTo explore the common groups of instruments and their names
  2. 2. Group CategoriesGroups are often categorized by the amount ofinstruments. E.g Quintet, Quartet, Trio.Also grouped by the genre of Music they play E.gOrchestra, Rock Band, Jazz Band
  3. 3. Classical Music Large Ensemble = OrchestraIn Classical Music smaller ensembles are called Chamber Music EnsemblesThey are normally grouped into categories by the number of playersDuet,trio,quintet,sextet,septet,octet,nonet
  4. 4. Prominent Classical EnsemblesOrchestra - 90 PlayersString Quartet = 4 PlayersCello, Viola, Violin 1 andViolin 2Wind Quintet = 5 Playersflute, oboe, clarinet, coranglais, and Bassoon
  5. 5. Jazz Music Instruments are often divided into two main sections Rhythm and Horn and then using these sections we have two main groups the Jazz Combo and Jazz Band• Rhythm Section - Drums, Bass, Piano/Keyboard, Guitar• Horn Section - Saxophones, Trumpets, Trombones, (Other Woodwind instruments) Jazz Combo - Combo = Rhythm Section + 1 or 2 Horns Jazz Band - Jazz Band = Both the Rhythm Section and Large Horn Section
  6. 6. Rock MusicRock BandsGenerally contains 3-4Different MusiciansVoiceDrumsHarmony Instrumentse.g Guitar, KeyboardBass

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