Is a flute a wind instrument?

Answer The flute is a woodwind instrument that often serves as the highest voice in orchestras or bands. The woodwind family of instruments also includes piccolos, clarinets, saxopones, bassoons, oboes, a... Read More »

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How does a wind instrument work?

Wind instruments are a part of many types of music. Different types of wind instruments, such as flutes and clarinets, all use the musician's "wind," or breathing, to create the notes. Wind instrum... Read More »

Is a euphonium a wind instrument?

Euphoniums are members of the wind family of musical instruments and, even more specifically, euphoniums are brass instruments. Brass instruments are those like trumpets, baritones and tubas that h... Read More »

What is an electric wind instrument?

The electric wind instrument puts a synthesizer into the body of a musical instrument that mimics the feel of a soprano saxophone. It has a much wider tonal and pitch range than a regular saxophone... Read More »

What is the name of the instrument used to measure wind?

The primary instrument that is used to measure wind speed is called an anemometer. The cups on an anemometer catch the wind while spinning around at various speeds in relation to the wind strength.... Read More »