: wind instrument of the
wood family with a reed.
: mechanism that fastens the reed on the mouthpiece.
: main part of the instrument.
: flared end part of the instrument.
: allows to open or close a hole to produce the notes.
: place to put the thumb in order to support the saxophone.
: clip fastening the bell to the body of the saxophone.
: allows to change from one octave.
: slim piece of a wind instrument that is placed between
EN : Bells
FR : Cloche
ES : Campana
is a simple sound-making device. The bell is a percussion instrument and
an idiophone. Its form is usually an open-ended hollow drum which resonates
upon being struck. The striking implement can be a tongue suspended within
the bell, known as a clapper, a small, free sphere enclosed within the
body of the bell, or a separate mallet. Bells are usually made of cast
metal, but small bells can also be made from ceramic or glass. Bells can
be of all sizes: from tiny dress accessories to church bells weighing