Making sounds with different pitches

Using pieces of string to produce sounds with different pitches.

Sound

An animation that shows us the faster something vibrates, the higher the sound it makes.

Sound and hearing (clip compilation)

A compilation of clips based on the theme of sound and hearing.

Sound waves

Tim Peake helps students explore sound waves on Earth and in space.

Sounds (clip compilation)

A compilation of clips based on the theme of sound.

Sounds made from different types of musical instruments

The three families of musical instruments that can produce sounds through vibration.

Understanding sound

The production of sound by vibrations, including an explanation of amplitude.

Weapons of Sound - instruments made of rubbish

The band Weapons of Sound use instruments which are homemade from rubbish.

What makes noise sound higher or lower?

What determines sound - like pitch, vibration and air in musical instruments?

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