We have the word "flash" for "a quick passing of light". Do we have the equivalent for our auditory sense?
A fragmentary period of sound is called a burst of [noun describing sound]. E.g. a burst of noise or a burst of birdsong.
The sound produced by a sudden rush of air or liquid
How does 'peal' sound? (A loud burst of noise)
A peal of thunder
Goes along with a flash of lightning.