Definition of Hautboy. Meaning of Hautboy. Synonyms of Hautboy

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Definition of Hautboy

Hautboy
Hautboy Haut"boy, n. [F. hautbois, lit., high wood; haut high + bois wood. So called on account of its high tone. See Haughty, Bush; and cf. Oboe.] 1. (Mus.) A wind instrument, sounded through a reed, and similar in shape to the clarinet, but with a thinner tone. Now more commonly called oboe. See Illust. of Oboe. 2. (Bot.) A sort of strawberry (Fragaria elatior).

Meaning of Hautboy from wikipedia

- spread throughout Europe, including Great Britain, where it was called "hautboy", "hoboy", "hautboit", "howboye", and similar variants of the French name...
- of the word, Chatterton defines it as "not unlike a hautboy". The Medieval English word hautboy is the origin of the modern word oboe and has never referred...
- native to Europe. Its French name hautbois strawberry may be anglicised as hautboy strawberry. The plants are hardy and can survive in many weather conditions...
- 1705 Lister Turk (Tur) (unknown) (unknown) Hautboy Mare (GB) Hautboy (unknown) Grey Wilkes (GB) Hautboy (GB) Darcy's White Turk Royal Mare Miss Darcy's...
- began playing the early oboe, or hautboy. Haynes was one of the first 20th-century performers to master the hautboy and was a key figure in setting professional...
- manuals for the oboe, with varying titles: The Compleat Tutor for the Hautboy (ca 1770), New and Complete Instructions for the Oboe or Hoboy (ca 1780)...
- flanked on either side by street musicians: to her right a man plays a hautboy, metaphorically thumbing his nose at the violinist; and to her left a small...
- years. In 1700, he settled in Parma, taking part as oboist in the ducal hautboy band Guardia Irlandese with his son Giuseppe Besozzi in 1711. His other...
- Lister's Turk Hautboy mare Akaster Turk mare Akaster Turk Pulleine's Arabian Colt mare Montagu mare Montagu (unknown) (unknown) Hautboy mare Hautboy Brimmer...
- Accent Records, 2005) Bruce Haynes The eloquent oboe: a history of the hautboy 1640-1760 2001 Page 339 "Among the composers were Torri and Giovanni Battista...
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