Several techniques are commonly used to get brass instruments looking and sounding their best. If an instrument has fallen into any kind of disrepair, it is best to first disassemble the entire instrument — that is, ta... More »

The most common instruments used in rock music are the electric guitar, the electric bass and the drums. Other instruments used include acoustic guitars, pianos and saxophones. More »

Traditional instruments for a mariachi band include violins, vihuelas, guitar, guitarron and trumpets. The vihuela is similar in size to a ukulele and has five strings, and it is one of the instruments used to form the r... More »

Common types of brass instruments include valved brass instruments and slide brass instruments. Other types of brass instruments that are less commonly used include natural brass instruments, and keyed or fingered brass ... More »

www.reference.com Hobbies & Games Playing Music Musical Instruments

Types of musical instruments include brass, percussion, woodwind, bowed string, keyboard and guitar, with a number of instruments comprising each type. Modern symphony orchestras typically include the first four types. More »

www.reference.com Hobbies & Games Playing Music Musical Instruments

Besson specializes in making brass instruments. Some specific instruments that it builds are cornets, tenor horns, baritones, euphoniums and tubas. It has a range of different cornets, including the B-flat cornet and the... More »

www.reference.com Hobbies & Games Playing Music Musical Instruments

Musical instruments fall into four main categories: strings, brass instruments, woodwinds and percussion. Electronic instruments also exist, both as a separate group and as different version of string instruments. Each f... More »

www.reference.com Hobbies & Games Playing Music Musical Instruments