French horn

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Definition

This instrument belongs to the brass family and is basically 4 metres of tubing curled around, with a bell on one end and a mouthpiece in the other. The valves are played with the left hand – the opposite of the other brass instruments in the family.

Examples


Katy Woolley introduces her instrument - the French horn.


Listen to the theme from the film 'Jurassic Park' played on french horns.

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