The Orchestra

OrchestraClick on the picture to enlarge and then expand to full size. See if you can find any extra instruments that are not included in the typical layout (below)

video iconNow watch the video below (in a pop-up window). Simon Rattle introduces Benjamin Britten's 'Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra'
0The orchestra layout (pictured left) is designed simply as possible to give you an idea of where the different instrument groups are positioned in relation to the conductor. This layout features the 4 main orchestra sections - Strings - Woodwind - Brass - Percussion. All these groups and instruments will be complete in the course by grade 5 level.
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Percussion:- Timpani | Drums | Cymbals | Tubular Bells | Percussion |
Keyboards:- Pianos | Harpsichord | Celeste | Organs | Synthesiser |
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