brass instrument


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Synonyms for brass instrument

a wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) that is blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece

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Even when the cold December winds freeze the valves of our brass instruments, the warmth of knowing the good that the Salvation Army will do with each donation, makes it all worthwhile," Lane said.
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The musical performance came about thanks to a project organised by Ewan Easton, music instructor from the Halle Symphony Orchestra, in Manchester, which teaches offenders how to play a brass instrument, and to read and perform music.
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