Translation of "percussion" - English-Spanish dictionary

percussion

noun [ no plural ] uk /pəˈkʌʃ·ən/ us /pərˈkʌʃ·ən/

musical instruments that make a sound when you hit them with a stick or your hand

(instrumentos de) percusión
Drums, tambourines, and cymbals are percussion instruments.

(Translation of “percussion” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

percussion

noun /pəˈkaʃən/

(music ) (in an orchestra, the group of people who play) musical instruments in which the sound is produced by striking them eg drums, cymbals etc

percusión
He plays (the) percussion in the orchestra
(also adjective) a percussion instrument.

the striking of one hard object against another

percusión
A gun is fired by means of percussion.
percussionist noun

(music ) a person who plays percussion instruments in an orchestra etc.

percusionista

(Translation of “percussion” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)