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timpani
American English: /ˈtɪmpəni/
British English: /ˈtɪmpəni/

Translation of timpani in Spanish:

plural noun

  • timbales (masculine plural)
    Example sentences
    • Concertos for the timpani or kettledrums, the big boys of the orchestra, are certainly unusual but not entirely neglected.
    • It therefore follows the example of Stravinsky's Concerto for Piano in being scored for an accompanying wind ensemble plus double bass and timpani rather than orchestra.
    • The sound is still aggressive, but it's more orchestrated, so the other two musicians just play timpani and a couple songs with just drums and guitar, respectively.

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