Learn how to say Minstrel correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word minstrel:
a medieval singer or musician, especially one who sang or recited lyric or heroic poetry to a musical accompaniment for the nobility:
they listened to the minstrels singing songs of knightly prowess
chiefly historical a member of a band of entertainers with blackened faces who performed songs and music ostensibly of black American origin.
Middle English: from Old French menestral ‘entertainer, servant’, via Provençal from late Latin ministerialis ‘servant’ (see ministerial)