But the roll of the drums did not make the looting soldiers run in the direction of the drum as formerly, but made them, on the contrary, run farther away.
The drum of hooves jerked her attention back to the barn.
The big drum, cymbals and triangle, was used by Haydn in his Military Symphony, and Mozart in his Entfilhrung, for reasons of "local colour"; it appears as an extreme means of climax in the finale of Beethoven's 9th symphony.
Thick at the drum end, and weighs 18 tons.
Nigdeh; basalt drum or altar with incised inscription.