Corno da tirarsi
The corno da tirarsi is a Baroque brass instrument. It appears in four Bach cantatas. Its characteristics are debated, but it was most likely a horn that resembled the "Inventions" horn of the late 18th century: "a freely-moving, double (cylindrical) tuning slide positioned diametrically across its circular body". It may also have been a slide trumpet.
- "Bach's movements with corno da tirarsi". University of Alberta. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- Diprose, Mike. "Programme notes March 2008". Barokensemble de swaen. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- Randel, Don Michael (ed.) (2003). The Harvard dictionary of music (4th ed.). Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. p. 215. ISBN 9780674011632.