Meaning of cymbalist in English:


Pronunciation /ˈsɪmb(ə)lɪst/


See cymbal

‘I think that with a little practice, I can be every bit the cymbalist she was, maybe even better.’
  • ‘Two or more cymbalists clash brass cymbals together to provide the treble notes of the music.’
  • ‘The cymbalist uses the palm of his hand to stop the strings from ringing at the end of the musical phrase.’
  • ‘The team consisted of a drummer, four cymbalists, a gong player and two dancers.’
  • ‘The dance piece begins with the entry of a chorus of seven drummers and cymbalists.’