a caper orchestra is an orchestra, which consists exclusively of caper instruments. Usually are this violins (divided into two groups), violas, Violoncelli and retort basses. Up to the beginning 18. Century existed still the tenor Viola as the further voice, which lay between the viola (at that time called alto Viola) and the Violoncello. In the classical Sinfonieorchester the group of strike ago forms the center of the happening and the basis of the occupation, which depending upon style, cause and music category with different blow - and percussion instruments one extended.
See also: Caper quartet