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Mr. Telfer

Student Instructions


😃This activity is about the TUBA - a member of the BRASS Family of Instruments 1. Tap the add button. 2. Click on the 🔊to listen to the information about the TUBA and listen to the directions. 3. Click the drawing to circle the correct information about the instrument. 4. Tap the label or voice tool if you wish to type/tell any other information you would like me to know 5. Tap the check to add to your journal.

7th Grade, 8th Grade, 6th Grade, Music
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The TUBA is the lowest member of the BRASS Family. It plays in the key of C and reads BASS Clef. The TUBA can have 3 or 4 valves. All Brass use a mouthpiece which is also made of brass and SILVER plated. During cold weather outside playing, brass players may use a plastic mouthpiece. All Brass instruments are made of brass and covered in lacquer. They can be covered in a golden or silver lacquer. Most Euphoniums are covered in a silver lacquer.

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

11-20-2021 Copied from the original activity Improved directions; added pic of rotary valves took out homeroom name on top Copied for Explore activity added audio in activity adapted instructions to include listening to audio