Flugelhorn vs. Mellophone: What's the Difference?
Flugelhorn and Mellophone Definitions
A bugle with valves, similar to the cornet but having a wider bore.
A brass wind instrument, similar to the French horn, often used in military or marching bands.
A brass instrument resembling a cornet but with a wider, conical bore, and usually with three valves, in the same B-flat pitch as many trumpets and cornets but with a more deeply conical mouthpiece than those. A bugle with valves.
A brass instrument frequently used in place of the French horn in marching bands and similar performance groups
A brass wind instrument resembling a cornet but with a wider bore, and having three valves.
A brass instrument resembling a cornet but with a wider bore