Here are the instruments you can play in 4th and 5th grade orchestra!
Violin The violin is the smallest and highest instrument of the orchestra! Violinists play lots of different styles of music including classical, bluegrass and jazz! Viola The viola looks a lot like a violin but sounds a little different! It is slightly bigger than a violin and is the "alto" voice of the orchestra! Cello The cello is the third largest instrument in the orchestra and is played seated! It has a really pretty tone and is very popular right now! Bass The bass is the lowest instrument of the orchestra and is also the biggest! Bass players play all styles of music including jazz, bluegrass and pop!
Where do I get one for orchestra for orchestra? The following places are recommended for renting an instrument.
Inter City Violin 1414 NW 30th 405-528-4044 Violin and viola rental: $22.47 cello rental: $35.09 Bass rental: $45.39 **cost includes instrument, rosin, repair, broken string replacement **requires 3 or 5 months up front depending on instrument
Oklahoma Strings 5013 N Rockwell 405-789-4672 Violin rental: $21.70 Viola rental: $23.13 Cello rental: $43.30 Bass rental: $54.25 **requires 3 months up front
Larsen Music Company 4001 NW 63rd 405-843-1573 Rental prices vary, best to call them.
**ALL STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO TO HAVE AN "ORCHESTRA EXPRESSIONS" BOOK 1 FOR THEIR INSTRUMENT. **VIOLIN AND VIOLA STUDENTS ARE ALSO REQUIRED TO HAVE A POLYPAD SPONGE.