euphonium

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euphonium

a brass musical instrument with four valves; the tenor of the tuba family. It is used mainly in brass bands
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Playing in a band composed of tuba, euphonium and tenor tuba players gives him and other low brass musicians a chance to standout, Codieck said.
This was ultimately a noble reading, well-attuned to Bruckner's magical blend of sumptuous Wagnerian harmonies (the quartet of tenor tubas magnificent here) and the rigorous counterpoint of Palestrina and Bach.