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flauta traversa

English translation: traverse flute

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05:39 Jun 17, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Spanish term or phrase: flauta traversa
I´m translating a CV... "destacándose desde pequeño por la predisposición hacia la música y en especial hacia la flauta traversa"
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English translation:traverse flute
Explanation:
A flute held horizontally is called a traverse flute to distinguish it from the original flute-type instrument -- essentially a recorder -- which protrudes from the player's mouth much as does a clarinet.
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traverse flute


Explanation:
A flute held horizontally is called a traverse flute to distinguish it from the original flute-type instrument -- essentially a recorder -- which protrudes from the player's mouth much as does a clarinet.


    any dictionary or encylclopedia of music
Mary Wilburn
United States
Local time: 02:52
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