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noun as in carillon


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Only toy instruments, small instruments: mandolins, banjos, glockenspiel.

It has fallen into disuse now, having been replaced by the glockenspiel or steel harmonica.

The orchestra employed is the usual large modern orchestra, with a piccolo, glockenspiel and xylophone.

I have discovered a new instrument in Paris, something between a piano and a glockenspiel, with a divinely beautiful tone.

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On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to glockenspiel, such as: angelus, chimes, gong, lyra, peal, and tintinnabulation.

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