brass wind instrument

(redirected from brass instrument)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to brass instrument: String instrument

brass wind instrument:

see wind instrumentwind instrument,
in music, any instrument whose tone is produced by a vibrating column of air. In the pipe organ the column of air is set into vibration by mechanical means.
..... Click the link for more information.
References in periodicals archive ?
The musicians surround the kettles with their trumpets, tubas, saxophones and other brass instruments to play traditional Christmas carols that brighten the day of shoppers while raising thousands of dollars in donations to support the work of the Salvation Army.
Dick Hansen has laid healing hands on tubas too large to tote, tin-toned Civil War bugles -- pretty much all manner of brass instruments.
He achieve his goal by teaming up with brass-playing Warwick Music owner Steven and Chris Fower, a former consultant to the brass instrument industry and professional performer and educator for more than 20 years.
The musicians will also be going into schools to promote brass instruments and encourage the pupils to join the youth bands.
It is the second time Manon, an A level student at Ysgol Brynrefail, Llanrug has won the brass instrument solo competition at the Urdd Eisteddfod.
The German Embassy recently donated music instruments, including six trumpets, a tuba and a trombone to the Brass Instrument Training Institute (BIT) in Katutura, in order to enhance the capacity of the centre.
The cassette consisted of a recording of a brass instrument followed by the word "iron
When handed the brass instrument, Sara the Walrus grips it between her flippers and blasts out a note.
Each example is recorded twice, the first track demonstrating the brass instrument playing along with the rhythm section of piano, bass and drums, while the second version only provides the rhythm section so that the brass player can practice along with the song.
Which orchestral brass instrument produce the deepest sound?
A flare-up can be triggered by the mechanical pressure of playing a wind or brass instrument.