Musical Dictionary

Musical Dictionary

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Mute

The name of different tools used to soften the tone of instruments. For example, a drum mute is a piece of cloth spread over the top of the drum, and horn mutes are put in the bell so the sound is more quiet.

Category: Instruments and tools




Pronunciation:

Example:

Musical Dictionary

Musical Dictionary

Our Interactive Dictionary of Musical Terms®.

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Mute

The name of different tools used to soften the tone of instruments. For example, a drum mute is a piece of cloth spread over the top of the drum, and horn mutes are put in the bell so the sound is more quiet.

Category: Instruments and tools




Pronunciation:

Example:

 

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