cornet

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  • Info The cornet is a brass instrument very similar to the trumpet, distinguished by its conical bore, compact shape, and mellower tone quality. more...
  • But try as we would, we could never get more than two cornets. Cited from Homeburg Memories, by George Helgesen Fitch
  • The work has most often been played and recorded without the solo cornet part.
  • Little is known about his early life, other than that he learned to play the cornet.
  • But the stock of our field-cornet was now a very small one. Cited from The Bush Boys, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • I have never played anything except the cornet, when I was a young man. Cited from The Halo, by Bettina von Hutten
  • The field-cornet represented authority over his men, but of real authority there was none. Cited from With the Boer Forces, by Howard C. Hillegas
  • From about this time dates my knowledge of the field-cornet and his family. Cited from The Bush Boys, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • Four years later he began playing his current instrument the cornet.
  • From across the water comes a sound of music; it is some one playing a cornet. Cited from Impressions of a War Correspondent, by George Lynch
  • She played the cornet in the show and started to learn about the magic business.
  • The cornet shows his rank as a prince of the blood royal of France.
  • One day a prisoner asked a field-cornet when they were going to get something to eat. Cited from In the Ranks of the C.I.V., by Erskine Childers
  • His earliest works, published along with those of Cornet, date from this period.
  • He won national solo cornet titles for the next few years.
  • She reached the third round before losing to Cornet in three sets.
  • After leaving the band he moved to Alaska, where he taught himself cornet.
  • He is regarded as the world's best ever cornet player.
  • All this was design upon the part of the field-cornet. Cited from The Bush Boys, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • The thoughts of the field-cornet were now turned to the west. Cited from The Bush Boys, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • His cornet playing however marks a new sound for the band.
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Meaning of cornet

  • noun A brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves