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The tuba is the largest and lowest-pitched musical instrument in the brass family. Like all brass ..... The most convincing explanation for false-tones is that the horn is acting as a 'third of a pipe' rather than as a half-pipe. The bell remains an ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tuba

Define tuba: a large low-pitched brass instrument usually oval in shape and having a conical tube, a cup-shaped mouthpiece, and a usual range an…

www.britannica.com/art/tuba

tuba: Deep-pitched brass wind instrument with valves and wide conical bore. The word tuba originally was the name of a straight-built Roman trumpet and was ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about tuba at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about tuba easy with credible articles from our ...

www.thefreedictionary.com/tuba

A large, valved, brass instrument with a bass pitch. 2. A reed stop in an organ, having eight-foot pitch. [Italian, from Latin, trumpet; akin to tubus, tube.] tu′ba·ist  ...

www.vsl.co.at/en/Brass/Bass_tuba

Brief description. basstuba_46x79.png. Bass tuba in F German: Basstuba in F French: tuba basse en fa. Italian: tuba bassa in Fa. The tuba is currently used in ...

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Brief Description · History · Notation · Range ... In all registers the tone is richer, rounder and darker than the bass tuba and less metallic than the bass ... Below F2 the tone is the typical contrabass tuba sound, above it it sounds like a tuba in F.

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A DESCRIPTION OF THE FIVE ORCHESTRAL TURAS. AND GUIDELINES FOR ORCHESTRAL TUBA WRITING. Presented by. QT». Cherry N. Beauregard.

www.orsymphony.org/learning-community/instruments/brass

The brass family members that are most commonly used in the orchestra include the trumpet, French horn, trombone, and the tuba. Learn more about each ...