Examples from the Web for cornetist
Standing at the extreme inner edge of the walk was the cornetist.
Pep was particularly attentive to the cornetist, who entered the playhouse after giving a second tune on his instrument.
Every theatrical newspaper man knows the anecdote of the German cornetist en tour with a minstrel company.The Footlights Fore and Aft|Channing Pollock
There was a cornetist, two or three violins followed, then a banjo and guitar.The Girl and Her Religion|Margaret Slattery
The cornetist sounded a couple of notes, and the cotillon paused in the very act of the break.Moran of the Lady Letty|Frank Norris