Tu•ba<br />Colin P. Hildenbrand<br />
History<br />Where did the need for the tuba come from?<br /> 16th century presents the modern day orchestra<br />Orchestr...
History<br />Serpent<br />Ophicleide<br />-Trombone mouthpiece<br />-Serpent with keys!<br />-Three finger holes <br />lat...
History<br />William Wiepricht<br />-Filed the first known patent for the tuba in 1835<br />-5 valves<br />-keyed in BBb o...
Adaptation<br />-Middle 19th century<br />-Tuba established in orchestra as bass <br />wind instrument<br />-Was only suit...
Three to six valves<br />M<br />O<br />D<br />E<br />R<br />N<br />
Keyed in Eb Bb F & C<br />M<br />O<br />D<br />E<br />R<br />N<br />Range-1.5 octaves below lowest note on piano-Eb4<br />
Music<br />•Universal instrument<br />•Still an essential member of orchestras and marching bands<br />•Hip hop <br />•Jaz...
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Podcast p ptcolinp

  1. 1. Tu•ba<br />Colin P. Hildenbrand<br />
  2. 2. History<br />Where did the need for the tuba come from?<br /> 16th century presents the modern day orchestra<br />Orchestral voicing<br /> Bass voice <br /> Basses<br /> Cellos<br />
  3. 3. History<br />Serpent<br />Ophicleide<br />-Trombone mouthpiece<br />-Serpent with keys!<br />-Three finger holes <br />later replaced with keys<br />-Improved sound & intonation<br />-both the serpent and ophicleide were only capable of notes sounding as low as <br />A1 or Bb1<br />
  4. 4. History<br />William Wiepricht<br />-Filed the first known patent for the tuba in 1835<br />-5 valves<br />-keyed in BBb or EEb<br />
  5. 5. Adaptation<br />-Middle 19th century<br />-Tuba established in orchestra as bass <br />wind instrument<br />-Was only suitable for certain settings<br />-1845 The helicon was introduced<br />-Sousaphone<br />•Ted Pounder<br />•J.P. Sousa Marine Band<br />
  6. 6. Three to six valves<br />M<br />O<br />D<br />E<br />R<br />N<br />
  7. 7. Keyed in Eb Bb F & C<br />M<br />O<br />D<br />E<br />R<br />N<br />Range-1.5 octaves below lowest note on piano-Eb4<br />
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  9. 9. Music<br />•Universal instrument<br />•Still an essential member of orchestras and marching bands<br />•Hip hop <br />•Jazz<br />•Funk<br />•Polka<br />•Rock<br />

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