What Instrument Makes This Music?


Alright! Welcome to
“What Instrument Makes This Music?” First, listen carefully to the music,
then choose the instrument that plays that music. Here we go! Okay, which instrument sounds like this? You chose the violin. Pick this instrument again
if you think this music is made by a violin. YES! That’s the violin! The violin is the instrument that you play
by drawing a bow across its strings. Listen to the music that it makes. Let’s try another one.
Which instrument do you think makes this music? You chose the flute. Pick this instrument again
if you think this music is made by a flute. Correctamundo! That’s the flute. It’s usually made of metal. When you blow into the flute to play it,
only your bottom lip touches the instrument. Listen to how a flute sounds. Oh, here’s a good one!
See if you can figure out what instrument this is
from the way it sounds. You chose the oboe. Pick this instrument again
if you think this music is made by an oboe. You got it! That’s the oboe. The oboe is a slender wooden instrument that you play
by blowing through two reeds in its mouthpiece
and pressing its buttons. Listen to the music that it makes. Here comes more music! Listen closely
and choose the instrument that makes it. You chose the clarinet. Pick this instrument again
if you think this music is made by a clarinet. Righto! The clarinet, like the oboe,
is a long, slender wooden instrument. But because it only has one reed in its mouthpiece,
it sounds quite different. Take a listen. Okay, now, what instrument sounds like this? You chose the bassoon. Pick this instrument again
if you think this music is made by a bassoon. Yes indeedy! That’s the bassoon. The bassoon is a large wooden instrument that you play
by blowing across two reeds and pushing its buttons. Check out the sound it makes! Are you ready for the next piece of music?
Play it Sam. You chose the French horn. Pick this instrument again
if you think this music is made by a French horn. You got another one! That’s the French horn. The French horn is a brass instrument that you play
by blowing through its coiled tube and pushing its buttons. Listen to how it sounds. And finally, see if you can tell
which instrument makes THIS MUSIC! You chose the kettledrums. Pick this instrument again
if you think this music is made by the kettledrums. YOU HAVE A WONDERFUL PAIR OF EARS
ON YOUR HEAD! Those are the kettledrums! The kettledrums are instruments that you play
by striking them with mallets! Let’s hear what they sound like!