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In August 2012 we announced a new category structure of more than 60 instrumentations, added 4 new genres of Ragtime, Folk, Blues and Latin, new purpose options for Film/TV Soundtrack, National Anthems, Theatre and a section for specific events such as Weddings, Funerals, Birthdays etc.

Scores which were in a previous instrumentation category have been moved to the newer instrumentation group > category structure as shown in the table below.

Previous Instrumentation Name Newer Instrumentation Group > Name
Wind/brass band Band > Concert band / wind band
Marching band Band > Marching band
Brass quartet/quintet Chamber groups > Brass quartet
String quartet/quintet Chamber groups > String quartet
Wind quartet/quintet Chamber groups > Wind quartet
Piano trio Chamber groups > Piano Trio
Clarinet choir Chamber groups > Clarinet Choir
Double reed ensemble Chamber groups > Double reed ensemble
Choir (with or without keyboard) Choral & song > Choir
Guitar (incl. tab) & vocal Choral & song > Voice + guitar
Big band Jazz > Big band
Jazz trio Jazz > Jazz trio
Jazz quartet Jazz > Jazz quartet
Orchestra Orchestral > Orchestra
String orchestra Orchestral > String orchestra
Orff ensemble Orff > Orff ensemble
Solo instrument Solo instruments > All instruments
Duet (of the same instrument) Group of the same instrument > Duet
Trio (of the same instrument) Group of the same instrument > Trio
Quartet (of the same instrument) Group of the same instrument > Quartet
Quintet (of the same instrument) Group of the same instrument > Quintet
Sextet (of the same instrument) Group of the same instrument > Sextet
Piano four hands Group of the same instrument > Piano four hands
Mixed ensemble Mixed ensembles > Large mixed ensemble
No specific instruments (e.g. worksheet) No specific instruments > Worksheets
Solo instrument & piano Piano / Keyboard and... > Solo instrument + piano
Piano & vocal Piano / Keyboard and... > Voice + keyboard
Percussion ensemble Percussion > Percussion ensemble