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What are the five main classifications of musical instruments?

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What are the five main classifications of musical instruments?

Musical Instruments:

All musical instruments work by harnessing and amplifying sound vibrations in a controlled way. However, different instruments have different ways of doing this, which we can organize into five broad categories.

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The five main classifications of musical instruments are strings, percussion, keyboards, brass, and woodwinds. A string instrument is one in which...

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