A group of wind instruments made of a long hollow tube of wood or metal. The sound is made by blowing air through a very thin piece of shaved wood […]

Whole Note

Used in music notation, a note that takes up entire measure in 4/4 time. It is worth two half note or four quarter-note beats.


A ballroom dance in 3/4 time that became very popular in 19th century Austria.


A percussion instrument that consists of a hollow block of wood, struck with a stick or mallet.