Musical instruments questions This is a list of recently added questions about musical instruments. Play musical instruments quiz and see all the questions. What is the name of Japanese drum?Taiko. The word taiko (jap. 太鼓) in Japanese means "drum". Outside of Japan, it is used as a collective term for various Japanese drums and taiko drum bands. The music performed on taiko is the first genre of original Japanese music that has spread throughout the world.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery hard 38% TenkoTenko733TsukiTsuki614TaikoTaiko1525TsubaneTsubane1074music riddles » What is the name of this ormian musical instrument?Duduk is an ancient double reed woodwind instrument made of apricot wood. It is indigenous to Armenia. The unflattened reed and cylindrical body produce a sound closer to the English horn than to more commonly known double reeds. Unlike other double reed instruments like the oboe or shawm, the duduk has a very large reed proportional to its size.Created by: <10 answerskamanchehkamancheh0dudukduduk3imzadimzad3tamburatambura0Asia riddles » What is the name of this african musical instrument?Imzad is a single-string bowed instrument used by the Tuareg people in Africa. The imzad is only played by the women for example to accompany songs, often during an evening ceremony called takket. However, there are modern attempts to promote the instrument as inherent to Tuareg culture.Created by: very hard 25% balafonbalafon49dunundunun82imzadimzad61vuvuzelavuvuzela45Africa riddles » Which of the following is not a brass instrument?Saxophone. Although saxophones are usually made with brass, they are actually woodwind instruments. It produces sound by focusing air into a mouthpiece which then causes a wooden reed to vibrate.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 48% SaxophoneSaxophone6785French hornFrench horn2637SaxhornSaxhorn1987CornetCornet2547music riddles » How is this guitar model called? (one of the most popular guitar models in the world)Gibson Les Paul. The Les Paul was designed in 1995 by Ted McCarty who later enlisted popular guitarist Les Paul to endorse the new model. Along with Fender's Telecaster and Stratocaster, the Les Paul was one of the first mass-produced electric solid-body guitars. Created by: Bettyhard 56% Fender TelecasterFender Telecaster2463Ibanez JamIbanez Jam1372Gibson Les PaulGibson Les Paul8692Rickenbacker 300 Rickenbacker 300 2819rock riddles » What material are church bells made of?Bronze. The traditional metal for church bells is a bronze of about 23% tin. Steel was tried during the busy church-building period of mid-19th-century England, for its economy over bronze, but was found not to be durable.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 71% cast ironcast iron842coppercopper1377bronzebronze6178ceramicsceramics217alloys riddles » Before the 19th century, how many people were needed to make pipe organ play?At least two. Playing the organ before electricity required at least one person (called calcant) to operate the bellows. Therefore, organists rarely practiced on the pipe organs, using other instruments such as the clavichord for practice instead. Created by: Monica Stilleraverage 63% oneone2204at least twoat least two8134fourfour1835sevenseven588classical music riddles » Which non-electronic musical instrument has the most complex design?Pipe organ. The classical organ is recognized as the most complex man-made device until late 19th century, when it was displaced by the telephone exchange. Large pipe organs have seven keyboards, complex wind system and up to 20,000 pipes. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 50% pianopiano712clarinetclarinet1006pipe organpipe organ3541accordionaccordion1760history of technics riddles » How many keys are there in a modern piano?88. A modern piano has 88 keys. This covers wide range of seven octaves plus a minor third. Only one instrument spans more octaves: a pipe organ (up to ten).Created by: Kate Pierrickhard 51% 64642845888880841021023831110110951technology riddles » How many strings does a violin have?Four. Most violins have four strings tuned G-D-A-E (perfect fifths). There are also violins with as many as seven strings. The extra strings on such violins typically are lower in pitch than the G-string.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 70% threethree482fourfour4621fivefive1180sixsix296classical music riddles » Play musical instruments quiz and see all the questions.