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Definition of Alpenhorn

Alpenhorn
Alpenhorn Al"pen*horn`, Alphorn Alp"horn`, n. [G. Alpenhorn.] A curved wooden horn about three feet long, with a cupped mouthpiece and a bell, used by the Swiss to sound the ranz des vaches and other melodies. Its notes are open harmonics of the tube.

Meaning of Alpenhorn from wikipedia

- The alphorn or alpenhorn or alpine horn is a labrophone, consisting of a straight several-meter-long wooden natural horn of conical bore, with a wooden...
- Instruments Vocals guitars b**** piano organ keyboards drums percussion alpenhorn Years active 1996–present Labels K Records P.W. Elverum & Sun KNW-YR-OWN...
- tulnic is a unique type of doina in which the melody resembles a type of Alpenhorn called the tulnic. Garfias, Robert. "The Romanian Doina". Academia. Retrieved...
- major key melodies and simple harmonies. Typical instruments range from alpenhorns to hackbretts, zithers and acoustic guitars, and even violas and harmonicas...
- display of local costumes such as dirndl and trachten, the playing of Alpenhorns, wrestling matches, some pagan traditions such as Walpurgis Night and...
- unique musical instruments, including the "trembita" (trâmbiţa), a type of alpenhorn, as well multiple varieties of the fife, or sopilka, that are used to...
- candidates vying for Donnelly's soon-to-be-vacated ****embly seat". The Alpenhorn News. Archived from the original on 2014-03-09. Retrieved 8 March 2014...
- "brigand". Ca din tulnic - unique type in which the melody imitates a type of Alpenhorn called the tulnic. Ciobanului - shepherd's doina. De dragoste - po****r...
- musical instrument, rather than the German Handorgel. The alphorn, or the alpenhorn, is a trumpet-like musical instrument made of wood. The use of the alphorn...
- the sopilka (duct flute), floyara (open, end-blown flute), trembita (alpenhorn), fife, volynka (bagpipes); and the buben (frame drum), tulumbas (kettledrum)...
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