Definition of English horn. Meaning of English horn. Synonyms of English horn

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Definition of English horn

English horn
English Eng"lish, a. [AS. Englisc, fr. Engle, Angle, Engles, Angles, a tribe of Germans from the southeast of Sleswick, in Denmark, who settled in Britain and gave it the name of England. Cf. Anglican.] Of or pertaining to England, or to its inhabitants, or to the present so-called Anglo-Saxon race. English bond (Arch.) See 1st Bond, n., 8. English breakfast tea. See Congou. English horn. (Mus.) See Corno Inglese. English walnut. (Bot.) See under Walnut.

Meaning of English horn from wikipedia

- ɑːŋˈɡleɪ/ or original French: [kɔʁ ɑ̃ɡlɛ]; plural: cors anglais) or English horn in North America, is a double-reed woodwind instrument in the oboe family...
- Steerhorn, Tibetan horn Coiled br**** instruments: Natural horn, Post horn and their derivatives: French horn, German horn and Vienna horn ("horn" in cl****ical...
- works have been written for cor anglais (English horn) and string, wind, chamber, or full orchestra. English horn concertos appeared about a century later...
- The Concerto for English Horn and Orchestra is a composition for solo English horn and orchestra by the American composer Ned Rorem. The work was commissioned...
- The tenor horn (British English; alto horn in American English, Althorn in Germany; occasionally referred to as E♭ horn) is a br**** instrument in the...
- The b****et horn (sometimes written b****et-horn) is a musical instrument, a member of the clarinet family. Like the clarinet, the instrument is a wind...
- The French horn (since the 1930s known simply as the "horn" in some professional music circles) is a br**** instrument made of tubing wrapped into a coil...
- Horner is a surname An English surname of Anglo-Saxon origin, that derives from the Middle English word for the occupation horner, meaning either horn-worker...
- musical compositions that feature a prominent part for the natural horn or the French horn, sorted by era and then by composer. Anonymous Concerto ex Dis...
- County Grammar School aged 11, switched to the trumpet, moving to the French horn when he joined the Middle**** School's Symphony Orchestra. He met Pete Townshend...
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