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haut·boy

also haut·bois  (hō′boi′, ō′boi′)
n. pl. haut·boys also haut·bois (-boiz′)
An oboe.

[French hautbois, from Old French : haut, high; see haughty + bois, wood (of Germanic origin).]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hautbois - a slender double-reed instrumenthautbois - a slender double-reed instrument; a woodwind with a conical bore and a double-reed mouthpiece
double reed, double-reed instrument - a woodwind that has a pair of joined reeds that vibrate together
basset oboe, heckelphone - an oboe pitched an octave below the ordinary oboe
musette pipe - a small simple oboe
oboe da caccia - an alto oboe; precursor of the English horn
oboe d'amore - an oboe pitched a minor third lower than the ordinary oboe; used to perform baroque music
shawm - a medieval oboe
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A partir de cet instant et jusqu'a leur separation intervenue en Avril 1970, Georges Martin va accompagner les Beatles en supervisant tous leurs enregistrements et en marquant de son empreinte indelebile leurs compositions, arrangeant trompettes, hautbois, violoncelles et autres instruments et agrementant le tout d'effets sonores.
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Grande / Sinfonie / pour / deux Violons, Alto et Basse, / 2 Cors, 2 Hautbois et 2 Bassons, / composee / par / I.
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"Sewing the flowers of Heaven" etait le titre du premier morceau chinois de ce concert grandiose qui raconte, sur les rythmes d'une melodie douce et elegante au violon et au hautbois, l'histoire d'un groupe de femmes, du plein coeur de la chine ancienne, qui tissent, avec un devouement remarque et une affection sincere, des fleurs "paradisiaques" sur un tapis pour les presenter a l'humanite en signe d'amour et de compassion.
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