brass instrument

brass instrument (plural brass instruments)

  1. (musical instrument) Any musical instrument whose tone is produced by vibration of the lips as the player blows into a mouthpiece (or tubular resonator).
  • French: instrument de cuivre
  • German: Blechblasinstrument
  • Italian: strumento ad ancia
  • Portuguese: metal
  • Russian: ме́дный духово́й инструме́нт

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