single-reed instrument

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Noun1.single-reed instrument - a beating-reed instrument with a single reed (as a clarinet or saxophone)single-reed instrument - a beating-reed instrument with a single reed (as a clarinet or saxophone)
beating-reed instrument, reed instrument, reed - a musical instrument that sounds by means of a vibrating reed
clarinet - a single-reed instrument with a straight tube
pibgorn, stockhorn, hornpipe - an ancient (now obsolete) single-reed woodwind; usually made of bone
saxophone, sax - a single-reed woodwind with a conical bore
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But Stoner Stream was also the perfect place to practice my brand new single-reed acrylic: a bright, sassy call, but one that (like my girlfriend) requires a lot of face-time to make it work.
But the store also offers old-school options, including the Tally Ho, a single-reed mouth call made locally.
A versatile single-reed, the SS rattles cuts and feeders like a hen mallard holding a Tommy gun, but has the control and ease of a double.
These include single-reed signal "trumpets" (such as bicycle or taxi horns), and megaphones or "speaking trumpets." Also included in the Utley Collection, and given its own brief chapter here, is a pair of timpani from around 1700.
I had to blare on my Quaker Boy single-reed call to get him to stop, and after settling my 40-yard pin on his vitals, my Shuttle T-Lock-tipped Easton Nano smashed home and he expired in no time.
Single-reed calls have a wider range of tones both on the bottom and top end of the range, making them more versatile, but they are harder to operate and over-blowing will make a squeak or squealing sound that is virtually impossible to make with a double-reed call.
Price: From pounds 150 (trumpet) Clarinet What: Single-reed woodwind instrument.
Crone); "An Investigation into the Efficacy of Using an Objectively Constructed Rating Scale for the Evaluation of University-Level Single-Reed Juries" (Margin J.
Here's a single-reed polycarbonate with a larger bore on the mouth piece to inject air in a variety of ways, adding different voices to your calls.
A single-reed with a big bore, the Single Shot is a versatile acrylic that can that the high notes, but also get soft.
The call has a stack design with a single-reed frame stacked on top of a double-reed and the three reeds combined allow versatility and realism in your turkey calling.

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