flugelhorn

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n flugelhorn a brass instrument resembling a cornet but with a wider bore
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n flugelhorn A hunting-horn.
    • n flugelhorn A kind of bugle.
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Usage

In literature:

The Flugelhorn family is the German equivalent of the saxhorns.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 6" by Various
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In news:

SF duo Tidelands returns with even more flugelhorn.
SF duo Tidelands returns with even more flugelhorn .
Ringleader Coons also turns in some appropriately bluesy flugelhorn work on "Trouble in Mind" and "Basin Street Blues" while mixing it up with cornetist Jones on a rousing uptempo rendition of the swing-era chestnut "Avalon.
Curson also played flugelhorn and the piccolo trumpet , a smaller version of his main instrument.
Athens, the famed Greek capital, provides the musical setting for Rex Richardson's trumpet, flugelhorn and piccolo trumpet, in a quintet he headed at one of that city's night spots in early 2006.
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