Type
Word Search
Description

pickups
vibration
amplifiers
wahwah
distortion
lute
Harpsichord
piano
Striking
plucking
bowing
electric bass
viola
harp
Guitar
Double Bass
cello
violin

Orchestral instruments Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Flute
Harp
Piano
Violin
Strings
Tuba
Percussion
Gong
English Horn
Chimes
Contra Bassoon
Bassoon
Trumpet
Snare Drum
Orchestra
Glockenspiel
Double Bass
Claves
Cello
Bass Drum
Xylophone
Viola
Trombone
Piccolo
Oboe
French Horn
Cowbell
Clarinet
Brass
Bass Clarinet

The String Family Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Amati
biggest
black
blue
bow
bridge
cello
concertmaster
double bass
fingerboard
four
front
harp
horse hair
Italy
pedals
pegs
pizzicato
red
rosin
Stradavari
strings
tailpiece
vibrato
viola
violin
wood

THE STRING FAMILY Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

strings
bow
pluck
banjo
guitar
mandolin
ukulele
harp
cello
bass
violin
viola

Musical Instruments Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

PIANO
XYLOPHONE
BASS GUITAR
OBOE
TRIANGLE
CLARINET
FLUTE
TUBA
SAXOPHONE
CYMBALS
HARP
GUITAR
CELLO
TROMBONE
DRUMS
VIOLIN
RECORDER
TRUMPET

Music Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A type of guitar Acoustic
A type of flute Bass
A violin and cello are played with a... Bow
The player needs to blow air into these instruments in order for them to produce sound Woodwind
The sound of this instrument is produced by the vibration of the player’s lips Brass
The sound from percussion instruments is produced by the vibration or... of the instruments surface Resonation
All music notes for all instruments sit on a line called the.../ ledger lines Stave
There are 12 basic ... that all instruments use Notes
The two main clefs that most instruments use are the bass and ... clef Treble
A accidental that raises a note up a semitone Sharp
Shows which notes are sharp or flat throughout the song Key signatures
Little symbols next to the notes Accidentals
Acoustic guitars don’t need to be plugged into an ... Amplifier
There is a variety of sizes and types of pianos: grand, ... and upright Baby grand
There are 4 types of saxophones: alto, tenor, ... and soprano Baritone
A popular instrument make Yamaha
The most common trumpet B flat
The cellist will rest the cello on the floor (on ...) End pin
An instrument that is larger than a violin and viola but is smaller than a double bass Cello
Like an electrical piano Keyboard
The “best friend” of a major scale Relative minor
The relative minor or G major E minor
There are 6 types of flutes: Bass, alto, tenor, ..., concert and treble Soprano
2 types of wood can be used to make a drum kit: birch and ... Maple
String instruments can be struck by a ... Hammer
Notes that are slashes are called ... equivalents Enharmonic
A basic chord is called a ... Triad
The second position of a basic triad 1st inversion
A symbol at the beginning of the piece that tells you what time the piece is in Time signature

Instrument Families Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

triangle
tuba
double bass
cymbals
drum
violin
oboe
trombone
guitar
french horn
flute
piano
cello
bassoon
clarinet
trumpet
saxophone
viola
xylophone

Instruments and Music Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a stringed musical instrument of treble pitch Violin
a member of a family of metal wind instruments with a single-reed mouthpiece, used especially in jazz and dance music. Saxophone
a musical instrument, roughly triangular in shape, consisting of a frame supporting a graduated series of parallel strings, played by plucking with the fingers Harp
a thing designed to be put in or against the mouth Mouthpiece
a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound Note
a brass musical instrument with a flared bell and a bright, penetrating tone. The modern instrument has the tubing looped to form a straight-sided coil, with three valves. Trumpet
a strong, regular, repeated pattern of movement or sound Rhythm
a cylindrical mechanism in a brass instrument that, when depressed or turned, admits air into different sections of tubing and so extends the range of available notes. Valve
a large tuba that encircles the player's body and has a bell facing forwards Sousaphone
a stick which is strung with hair. It is used to pull across the strings of a string instrument such as a violin, viola, cello or double bass. Bow
an instrument that is second lowest in pitch in its family. Baritone
woodwind instrument having a straight cylindrical tube with a flaring bell and a single-reed mouthpiece, played by means of finger holes and keys Clarinet
a large keyboard musical instrument with a wooden case enclosing a soundboard and metal strings Piano
a stringed musical instrument with a fretted fingerboard, typically incurved sides, and six or twelve strings, played by plucking or strumming with the fingers or a plectrum Guitar
a melody, especially one that characterizes a certain piece of music. Tune

Music Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

accelerando
adagio
allegro
andante
arco
bass
bassoon
bongos
cello
clarinet
coda
crescendo
cymbals
decrescendo
drum
flat
flate
flute
forte
french horn
harp
harpsichord
improvise
jazz
major
marimba
minor
natural
oboe
piano
pizz
portato
rock
round
saxophone
sharp
slur
tambourine
tie
triplet
trombone
trumpet
tuba
tympani
viola
violin
xyolphone

Instruments of the Orchestra Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Do saxophones and clarinets have a single or double reed? Single
What is the lowest pitched woodwind instrument? Bassoon
The smaller the instrument, the ______________ the pitch. Higher
How many strings are on the violin, viola, cello and double bass. Four
Name the highest pitched string instrument. Violin
The trombone is not the same as the other brass instruments, to get notes you use a _____________. Slide
Which string instrument has 47 strings? Harp
We can _______________, shake or scrape percussion instruments to get a sound. Strike
What is the name given to percussion instruments that can play a melody? Tuned
What do you press down on a brass instrument to change the pitch? Valves
How do you get a sound from a brass or woodwind instrument? Blow
To play a string instrument with a bow? Arco
To pluck a string instrument. Pizzicato
The lowest string instrument. Doublebass
Highest pitched woodwind instrument. Piccolo

Instruments of the Orchestra Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

castanets
woodblock
triangle
timpani
xylophone
tuba
euphonium
french horn
trombone
trumpet
clarinet
bassoon
oboe
piccolo
flute
harp
double bass
cello
viola
violin