Woodwind instruments are part of the larger classification of wind instruments, and include the flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, and bassoon.
Orchestral instruments are divided into four main categories: Strings, woodwinds, brass and percussion. From all the families, only the woodwind family’s instruments are dissembled into smaller parts. Clarinet, as a member of the woodwind family, can be dismantled into 5 smaller parts. These parts are, from top to bottom, the mouthpiece, barrel, upper joint, lower joint and the bell.