orchestral bells


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Noun1.orchestral bells - a percussion instrument consisting of a set of graduated metal bars mounted on a frame and played with small hammersorchestral bells - a percussion instrument consisting of a set of graduated metal bars mounted on a frame and played with small hammers
percussion instrument, percussive instrument - a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another
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The company's three principal operating divisions are: Selmer (clarinets, flutes, piccolos, trumpets, cornets, trombones, saxophones, oboes, bassoons); Ludwig/Musser (drums, marimbas, xylophones, vibraphones, orchestral bells, chimes); and Glaesel (violins, violas, cellos, basses).