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Music Words Vocabulary Decoder Worksheet

A =  B =  C =  D =  E = 
F =  G =  H =  I =  J = 
K =  L =  M =  N =  O = 
A. cello  B. saxophone  C. forte  D. flute  E. harp 
F. tempo  G. piano  H. guitar  I. tuba  J. violin 
K. trumpet  L. drum  M. metronome  N. measure  O. pitch 

1. the speed at which a piece of music is played

2. the largest brass instrument that produces low pitched sounds by vibrating lips into a mouthpiece

3. a string instrument with a long neck that is played with a pick or fingers and usually has six strings

4. a reedless woodwind instrument that produces high pitches when air is blown across an opening

5. the highness and lowness of sound

6. a certain number of musical beats grouped together

7. a large string instrument that is played with a bow while sitting down

8. an instrument made of narrow brass tubing that is played using valves and has a flared bell at one end

9. a woodwind instrument with one reed that is cone-shaped and has finger keys

10. a percussion instrument made from a hollow cylinder that is covered on one or both ends

11. an instrument that makes a ticking sound used to maintain the tempo of music

12. the smallest and highest-pitched string instrument that has four strings, no frets, and is played with a bow

13. to play music loudly

14. a keyboard instrument that produces sound by pressing keys causing hammers to strike strings

15. a string instrument that is played by plucking strings that that are stretched across an open area usually attached to an angled or curved frame

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