noun. ['ˈglɑːkənˌspiːl'] a percussion instrument consisting of a set of graduated metal bars mounted on a frame and played with small hammers.
- percussive instrument
- orchestral bells
- Glockenspiel (German)
Words that Rhyme with Glockenspiel
Example sentences of the word glockenspiel
1. Noun, singular or mass
Use the music box sound if you have one, or use a similar sound such as glockenspiel.
Xylophones are equipped with resonators, and glockenspiel amplification is strictly from the metal bars.