contrafagotto


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contrafagotto

(ˌkɒntrəfəˈɡɒtəʊ)
n, pl contrafagotti
(Instruments) a contrabassoon
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Noun1.contrafagotto - the bassoon that is the largest instrument in the oboe familycontrafagotto - the bassoon that is the largest instrument in the oboe family
bassoon - a double-reed instrument; the tenor of the oboe family
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Oratorium nach Worten der Heiligen Schrift, per soli SATB, coro SATB, 2 flauti, 2 oboi, 2 clarinetti, 2 fagotti, contrafagotto (serpente), 4 corni, 2 trombe, 3 tromboni, timpani, 2 violini, viola, violoncello, contrabbasso ed organo.