Evolution of trumpets, trombones, bugles, cornets, French horns, tubas, and other brass wind instruments. Indispensable resource for any brass player or music historian. Over 140 illustrations and 48 music examples.Seventeen heralds carry 5-foot, nafir-like brass trumpets at the slope (straight trumpets were still popular among Italian ... used by country people; he may be referring to those annual pageants held in provincial towns, but he does not mention the kind of music played on the instrument. ... relative values, especially of the albus (a#39;white pennya#39;) varied, but if a field trumpet cost Ap10 and a a#39;meana#39; trumpet Ap15, anbsp;...
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