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French Horn

A brass wind instrument with a conical bore (tube) that's bent into a circle, a funnel-shaped mouthpiece, and a wide bell. The modern French horn has valves that allow it to play a complete chromatic scale.

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Musical Dictionary

Musical Dictionary

Our Interactive Dictionary of Musical Terms®.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

French Horn

A brass wind instrument with a conical bore (tube) that's bent into a circle, a funnel-shaped mouthpiece, and a wide bell. The modern French horn has valves that allow it to play a complete chromatic scale.

Category: Instruments and tools




Pronunciation:

Example:

 

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