Definition of trumpet major in English:

trumpet major

Syllabification: trum·pet ma·jor


The chief trumpeter of a cavalry regiment, typically a principal musician in a regimental band.
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  • He quickly established the RAF School of Music to train band instructors and trumpet majors.

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