The valve trombone is a brass instrument with valves, unlike other trombones. It can be in Bb or C and has variations from alto to contrabass.
Instruments starting with V
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The veena is a lute-like string instrument with a large resonator body, originating in India and used for playing Hindustani music.
The viola d’amore is a string chordophone instrument with six or seven strings, unlike the traditional four. Its name translates to “viola of love.”
The venova is a lightweight woodwind instrument measuring 46cm. It imitates the sound of a conical bore saxophone and is tuned to C with a two-octave range.