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Definition and background:

A medieval herald's trumpet, usually between 1 - 2 meters long, and made of brass or silver. It had a cylindrical or slightly conical bore.

A term used in the late middle ages for a large horn or trumpet

For more information on the music term "Buisine" check out these other resources:

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 1-9

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