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music musical instruments made of brass such as trumpets and trombones
an object such as a piano, guitar, or drum that you use for playing music. Musical instruments are often simply called instruments.
musical instruments such as drums, cymbals, or rattles that you play by hitting or shaking them. Someone who plays a percussion instrument is called a percussionist.
the instruments or musicians in a band that provide the rhythm, for example the drums and bass guitar
the stringed instruments in an orchestra, or the people who play them
one of a group of musical instruments that have strings, for example the guitar and the violin
a musical instrument that you play by blowing through it. Clarinets, saxophones, and flutes are wind instruments.
musical instruments mainly made of wood that you play by blowing into them. Woodwind instruments include the flute, clarinet, and bassoon.