A musical instrument, or a copy of one, dating from the time the music played on it was composed.
More example sentences
- We recorded a Philips plate with baroque music playing on original instruments.
- Goebel and his Musica Antiqua Köln play on original instruments or on copies thereof.
- Fanatical original instrument recordings of Haydn or Vivaldi usually leave me cold.
Definition of original instrument in:
- The US English dictionary