mellophone

(redirected from Mellophonium)

mel·lo·phone

 (mĕl′ō-fōn′)
n.
A brass wind instrument, similar to the French horn, often used in military or marching bands.

mellophone

(ˈmɛləˌfəʊn)
n
(Instruments) music a brass band instrument similar in tone to a French horn
[C20: from mellow + -phone]

mel•lo•phone

(ˈmɛl əˌfoʊn)

n.
a valved brass band instrument similar to the French horn.
[1925–30; mello (w) + -phone]
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This is the fourth With a Twist gig, where the ensemble substitutes Mellophoniums and baritone horns for saxophone and trombone sections.
This includes a very strong trumpet section, valved baritone horns and mellophoniums.