Find flugelhorn lessons, classes, and instructors on HeyKiki and learn how to play the fugelhorn. We realize how much fun as it is to say "flugelhorn" over and over again but the term actually means "winged horn" in German. A flugelhorn is a bit smaller than a trumpet but its middle conical bore is wider. Like the trumpet, it has three valves and is built in the B flat pitch, except its tone is deeper than that of the trumpet. Although it might not sound familiar to most, the flugelhorn makes appearances in popular music, including jazz, brass band and orchestral music. And come on: who can say they play the flugelhorn?