What are they?
Cornets are Brass instruments similar to Trumpets.
They are distinguished by having a more "Conical bore" as well as a more compact shape and mellower tone quality.
There are two different types of Cornet:
(Most common and the majority of the cornet section use)
(Also known as Soprano - Smaller and more 'niche' cornet. There is generally only One soprano cornet in a band)
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Updated: 10th June 2022