Listening Activities

Activity - 1

 

 

Watch this video of the MIT Wind Ensemble performing “Awakening’ and try to identify as many instrument in the woodwind family, their tone and their contribution to melody, harmony and how they support rhythm. 

Activity 2 – 

 

Watch this video of the Austin Symphonic Band performing ‘Rippling Watercolors’ by Brian Balmages -  and try to identify as many instrument in the woodwind family, and their placement in the orchestra.