How Artists are Ordered

InstantEncore uses Score Order when listing artists, as defined below. If two artists play the same instrument they are ordered alphabetically by last name.

  1. Solo Voices
    1. Soprano
    2. Mezzo Soprano
    3. Alto
    4. Contralto
    5. Boy Soprano
    6. Countertenor
    7. Tenor
    8. Baritone
    9. Bass Baritone
    10. Bass
    11. Voice
    12. Vocals
    13. Narrator
  2. Woodwinds
    1. Piccolo
    2. Sopranino Recorder
    3. Flute
    4. Recorder
    5. Alto flute
    6. Bass flute
    7. Alto Recorder
    8. Tenor Recorder
    9. Bass Recorder
    10. Oboe
    11. Oboe d'amore
    12. English horn
    13. Heckelphone
    14. Sopranino clarinet
    15. Clarinet
    16. Alto clarinet
    17. Basset horn
    18. Bass clarinet
    19. Contra alto clarinet
    20. Contrabass clarinet
    21. Saxophone
    22. Sopranino saxophone
    23. Soprano saxophone
    24. Alto saxophone
    25. Tenor saxophone
    26. Baritone saxophone
    27. Bass saxophone
    28. Bassoon
    29. Contrabassoon
  3. Brass
    1. French horn
    2. Tenor Wagner Tuba
    3. Bass Wagner Tuba
    4. Piccolo Trumpet
    5. Trumpet
    6. Natural Trumpet
    7. Bass trumpet
    8. Cornet
    9. Posthorn
    10. Flugelhorn
    11. Alto trombone
    12. Trombone
    13. Bass trombone
    14. Contrabass trombone
    15. Tenor tuba
    16. Tuba
    17. Contrabass Tuba
  4. Percussion
    1. Timpani
    2. Xylophone
    3. Marimba
    4. Glockenspiel
    5. Vibraphone
    6. Chimes
    7. Antique Cymbals
    8. Musical Saw
    9. Anvil
    10. Flexatone
    11. Eoliphone
    12. Snare Drum
    13. Field Drum
    14. Tenor Drum
    15. Indian Drum
    16. Tom-toms
    17. Tabor
    18. Bass Drum
    19. Cymbals
    20. Suspended Cymbal
    21. Finger Cymbal
    22. Sizzle Cymbal
    23. Triangle
    24. Tambourine
    25. Gong
    26. Tam-tam
    27. Castanets
    28. Rattle
    29. Temple Blocks
    30. Wood Block
    31. Bamboo
    32. Wood
    33. Glass
    34. Metal
    35. Shell
    36. Claves
    37. Maracas
    38. Guiro
    39. Bongo Drums
    40. Timbales
    41. Conga Drums
    42. Cowbell
    43. Sleighbells
    44. Slapstick
  5. Harp and Keyboard
    1. Harp
    2. Piano
    3. Celesta
    4. Harpsichord
    5. Harmonium
    6. Organ
  6. Pluck, Strummed, Hammered
    1. Guitar
    2. Acoustic Bass Guitar
    3. Electric Bass
    4. Electric Bass Guitar
    5. Lute
    6. Theorbo
    7. Archlute
    8. Mandolin
    9. Banjo
    10. Zither
    11. Cimbalom
  7. Electronic
    1. Theramin
    2. Ondes Martenot
    3. Synthesizer
  8. Strings
    1. Violino piccolo
    2. First Violin
    3. Second Violin
    4. Violin
    5. First Viola
    6. Second Viola
    7. Viola
    8. Viola d'amore
    9. Viola da braccio
    10. Viola da gamba
    11. First Cello
    12. Second Cello
    13. Cello
    14. Violone
    15. Double Bass
    16. Violone grosso