The strings section includes the violin, viola, cello, double bass and harp.
The woodwind section includes flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and cor anglais.
The brass section includes trumpet, trombone, cornet and tuba.
The French horn is a brass instrument made of tubing wrapped into a coil with a flared bell and is part of the brass section.
The percussion section includes snare drum, bass drum, cymbals, triangle, tambourine and mallet percussion instruments.
Timpani or kettledrums are instruments in the percussion section.
A person who directs the performance with movements of the hands and arms.