How to Choose Your First Instrument:
There are 4 types of instrument families, and every instrument falls into one of these categories, which are:
If you're wondering what instrument you would like to play, you should look up how the instrument sounds, and what type of
music that that instrument is played in. If you like the sound and the style of that instrument, pick it. At Eastern Christian,
you can choose between the flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone,
tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, trumpet, tuba, french horn, and percussion. If you go into one of the orchestras, you
can choose between the viola, the violin, and the cello. If you feel like you chose the wrong instrument, you can change it, too.
You should do this sooner than later.
- Strings- Violin, Viola, and Cello
- Woodwinds- Saxophone family, flutes, clarinet family, and the bassoon
- Brass- Trumpet, French Horn, and Tuba
- Percussion- Xylophone, Cymbals, Triangle, and Snare Drum