This lesson about musical instruments in an orchestra is intended for Key stage 2. Get to know the instruments and their sounds, experience what it is like to be a conductor and find out what the oldest musical instrument is.
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- Meet the symphony orchestra
- Recognise the sound of different instruments
- 'Orchestrate' orchestral music yourself
Know that the instruments are divided into groups: string instruments, wind instruments and percussion instruments
- Demonstrate your knowledge by taking a short quiz