Cornett

early wind instrument with a cup mouthpiece
(Redirected from Bass cornett)

The cornett is a brass instrument from the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque times. It is also called a zink, cornetto, or by its Italian name, cornetto curvo. It is different from the modern cornet, also a brass instrument. It has only one feature shared with the cornett.

Cornett
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Mute cornett, curved cornett and tenor cornett
Other namesZink, Cornetto, Cornetto curvo
Classification Brass

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