Clarinet

The clarinet is a family of woodwind instruments that have a single-reed mouthpiece, a straight cylindrical tube with an approximately cylindrical bore, and a flaring bell. A person who plays any type of clarinet is called a clarinetist or clarinettist. The word clarinet may have entered the English language via the French clarinette (the feminine...
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Clarinet

• (n.) A wind instrument, blown by a single reed, of richer and fuller tone than the oboe, which has a double reed. It is the leading instrument in a military band.
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clarinet

noun a single-reed instrument with a straight tube
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Clarinet

Clar'i·net` noun [ French clarinette , dim. of clarine , from Latin clarus . See Clear , and confer Clarion .] (Mus.) A wind instrument, blown by a single reed, of richer and fuller tone than the oboe, which has a double reed. It is the leading instrument in ...
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Clarinet

A clarinet (clarionet) is a single-reed woodwind musical instrument of the reed kind invented by Johann Denner in Nuremberg around 1690, and perfected and installed within the symphony orchestra during the late 18th century by the work of Ludwig van Beethoven. The clarinet is comprised of five parts making up a cylindrical tube which ends in a flar...
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ClariNet

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Clarinet

a reed stop with a richer tone imitating the orchestral instrument.
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clarinet

Any of a family of single-reed woodwind instruments of cylindrical bore. It is one of the four main orchestral woodwinds, but did not join the orchestra until after the middle of the 18th century. In their concertos for clarinet, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Carl Maria von Weber made good use of t...
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clarinet

clarinet, musical wind instrument of cylindrical bore employing a single reed. The clarinet family comprises all single-reed instruments, including the saxophone. The predecessor of the modern clarinet was the simpler chalumeau, which J. C. Denner of Nuremberg improved (c.1700) into the clarinet. It...
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clarinet

single-reed woodwind instrument used orchestrally and in military and brass bands and possessing a distinguished solo repertory. It is usually made ... [9 related articles]
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Clarinet

The wooden clarinet produces sound via a single reed
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clarinet

[n] - a single-reed instrument with a straight tube
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