Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as shawm.
  • noun In clarinet music, same as chalumeau, 2.
  • noun In the bagpipe, same as chanter, 5.
  • noun In organ-building, a soft reed-stop. Also called a musette.

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  • shawm

    November 25, 2010