Examples of woodwind in a Sentence
He plays all the woodwind instruments very well.
Recent Examples of woodwind from the Web
Some offer traditional oompah music — an ensemble of brass, woodwinds, accordion, and drums.
One of the Beatles’ most iconic albums arranged for a rhythm section, strings, woodwinds, brass, percussion and choir, with a host of Sacramento musicians set to make appearances?
Miscellaneous accessories include extra timpani heads (in case in-flight air pressure wreaks havoc on them) and Plexiglass shields to protect woodwind players’ ears from the brass instruments behind them.
The goal is eventually to have a full orchestra of strings, woodwinds and brass.
This Lexington, Ky. quintet uses woodwinds in its punky vaudeville/prog-rock carnival music, and can swing from delicate and whimsical to brash and in-your-face.
Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic The Summer Chamber Music Series continues with the woodwind ensemble performing pieces by Schubert and Dvorak.
The credit for that largely goes to composer Michael Giacchino’s better-than-it-needs-to-be score—a freaky symphony of staccato woodwinds, plucky strings, and ominous thumping kettle drums—and Andy Serkis, who brings Caesar to life once again.
The central Adagio brought pages of lyrical deliberation that, to my ears, felt a bit studied alongside the more spontaneous drive of the outer movements, although the pianist's poetic dialogue with the woodwinds was beautifully achieved.
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WOODWIND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of woodwind for English Language Learners
: any one of the group of musical instruments that includes flutes, clarinets, oboes, bassoons, and saxophones
woodwinds : the section of a band or orchestra that plays woodwind instruments
WOODWIND Defined for Kids
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