Overview and Instructions


Research facts about your personal instrument.

1. Find a picture and label the parts of the instrument.
2. Tell which family it belongs to and what it is made of.
3. Write a description of how to make a sound on it.
4. Locate a fingering chart (find a link, and/or publish it in your project.)
5. Include an audio clip. Bonus for including a video clip.
6. Find at least 2 sites that give tips or information about the instrument. Include the links.


Use these and other websites to research your instrument.

The Music Room
San Francisco Kids
NY Philharmonic Kids
Learn About Instruments
DSO Kids
Oregon Symphony
Play Music
BSO Kids
Simple English Wikipedia
Wikipedia
FlickrCC (free, legal pictures)
MyTheme Online Photo Editor
TeacherTube videos
SchoolTube videos

Answer the following questions about your instrument.



Instrument Name: clarinet


Instrument picture with the parts labeled. Be sure to include the link where you found your picture.
external image clarinetD.gifhttp://www.playmusic.org/woodwinds/img/clarinetD.gif

What family does your instrument belong to?
woodwind made of wood and metal
Describe how to make a sound on your instrument.
mouthpiece in my mouth fingers on keys and blow
Location of a fingering chart. Include the link.
external image 2462019833_c986f29bd6.jpg?v=0http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2403/2462019833_c986f29bd6.jpg?v=0

Give a link to an audio clip of your instrument. Bonus points if you can give a link to a video of your instrument.

Give the names of at least 2 sites that have information or tips for your instrument. Include the links to the sites.
http://www.essortment.com/all/clarinetsplayin_riro.htm

http://www.arts.ufl.edu/MUSIC/clarinet/tips.html