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What does a crumhorn look like?

A Crumhorn is a crook shaped instrument Crumhorn comes from the German krumhorn (krummhorn, krumphorn), which means curved horn. The reed is a double reed and looks similar to an oboe or bassoon, the leads down to a pipe, curved… Full Answer

When was a crumhorn made?

The crumhorn, an instrument similar to the oboe but with a curved tube and a cap covering the reeds, is used in European music from the early fifteenth to the middle seventeenth centuries. It is still being made today for… Full Answer