What's the difference between a symphony and and orchestra?
The terms symphony and Orchestra can be interchangeably utilized to describe an ensemble comprised of a string section, woodwind and brass section, and a percussion section. Orchestra can also mean it is strings only. The term symphony also describes a musical composition.
A symphony is music. An orchestra is the group musicians with various orchestral instruments who play the music.
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