List of musical instruments

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The following is a list of musical instruments, categorized by section. This includes the variations of categories, but not the categories themselves. Example: There are eight types of flutes in the Western concert flute category, which are all metal. Therefore there are eight instruments listed in that category but the Western concert flute is not considered a musical instrument and is not listed in the count of instruments.

Percussion instruments[edit]

Idiophones[edit]

InstrumentPictureClassificationH-S NumberOriginCommon classificationRelation
Agung a tamlang
Agung a Tamlang.jpg
idiophones111.11Philippinespercussionslit drum
Cajón
Pratey Cajon Performer.JPG
idiophones111.2Perupercussionbox drum
Clapsticks
Clapsticks.JPG
idiophones111.11Australiapercussion
Drum kit
Drumming 2.jpg
idiophones and membranophones111.1/111.2United States of Americapercussiondrum
Handpan/Hang
Panart-freies-integrales-hang.jpg
idiophones111.24Switzerlandpercussionsteelpan
Marimba
Marimba-Antonko-AMC12.jpg
idiophones111.212Guatemala, West Africa, Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, & Costa Ricapercussionxylophone & balafon
Piano
Grand piano and upright piano.jpg
idiophones & chordophones314.122-4-8Italypercussionclavichord, harpsichord, & hammered dulcimer
Steelpan
Aasteeldrum.jpg
idiophones111.24Trinidad & Tobagopercussionsteelpan
Triangle
Triangle 001.jpg
idiophones111.2percussiontriangle
Wood block
Dos bloques.JPG
idiophones111.2percussiondrum
Xylophone
Xylophone.jpg
idiophones111.212pitched percussionxylophone

Membranophones[edit]

InstrumentClassificationH-S NumberOriginCommon classificationRelation
Agida211.212Surinamepercussionbass drum
Alcahuetemembranophones211.211.2Dominican Republicpercussiondrum
Apintimembranophones211.212Surinamepercussiontenor drum
Arobapámembranophones211.21Cubapercussiondrum
Ashikomembranophones211.251.1Nigeriapercussiondjembe
Assotormembranophones211.211.2Haitipercussiondrum
Baboulamembranophones211.221.1Grenadapercussionbarrel drum
Balabanmembranophones211.311Montserratpercussionframe drum
Balsiémembranophones2Dominican Republicpercussiondrum
Bamboulamembranophones211.211.2Virgin Islandspercussiondrum
Barimembranophones211.22Bonaire and Curaçaopercussionbarrel drum
Barrel drummembranophones211.222Cubapercussionbarrel drum
Barriles
  • buleador
  • primo
  • repicador
  • subidor
membranophones211.221.2Puerto Ricopercussionbarrel drum
Bass drummembranophones211.212Turkeypercussionbass drum
Bodhránmembranophones211.321Irelandpercussionframe drum
Bongo drumsmembranophones211.251.1Afro-Cubanpercussiondrum
Boobammembranophones211.211.1USpercussiontom-tom
Candombe
  • chico
  • repique
  • piano
membranophones211.221.1Uruguaypercussionconga
Chenda (Chande)
  • Uruttu chenda
  • Veekku chenda
  • Acchan chenda
membranophones211.212Indiapercussiondrum
Conga (Tumbadura)
  • ricardo (smallest)
  • requinto
  • quinto
  • conga
  • tumba
  • supertumba (largest)
membranophones211.221.1Caribbeanpercussiondrum
Cuícamembranophones231Brazilpercussionfriction drum
Dabakanmembranophones211.261.2Philippinespercussiongoblet drum
Daf (Dap, Def)membranophones211.311Iranpercussionframe drum
Davul (Dahol, Daul, Daouli, Dhaulli)
  • Dohol
  • Tapan, Topan, Tupan
  • Tabl
  • Toba, Towla
  • Tof
membranophones211.212Turkeypercussionbass drum
Dhaamembranophones211.212Nepalpercussiondrum
Dhimay (Dhimaya)membranophones211.212Nepalpercussiondrum
Dholmembranophones211.212Indiapercussionbass drum
Dholak (Dholaki)membranophones211.222Indiapercussionbarrel drum
Dimdimembranophones211.311Indiapercussionframe drum
Djembemembranophones211.261.1West Africapercussiongoblet drum
Dollumembranophones211.311Indiapercussionframe drum
Dunun (Dundun)membranophones211.212.1West Africapercussiondrum
Drum kitidiophones and membranophones1/2United States of Americapercussiondrum
Gran Cassamembranophones211.212Italypercussionbass drum
Goblet drummembranophones211.26Ancientpercussiondrum
Hira-daikomembranophones1Japanpercussiondrum
Ilimba drummembranophones211.11Zimbabwepercussiongourd drum
Ingoma
  • Ishakwe
  • Inyahura
  • Igihumurizo
membranophones211.212Rwandapercussiondrum
Janggu (Janggo, changgo)membranophones211.242Koreapercussiondrum
Kakkomembranophones2Japanpercussiondrum
Kanjiramembranophones211.311Indiapercussionframe drum
Kendangmembranophones211.222Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippinespercussiondrum
Khol (Mrdanga)membranophones211.232Indiapercussiondrum
Lambeg drummembranophones211.212Irelandpercussionbass drum
Madhalammembranophones211.212Indiapercussionmridangam
Madalmembranophones211.212Nepalpercussiondrum
Maddalemembranophones211.212Indiapercussionmridangam
Maktoum (maktoom, katem)membranophones2Afro-Arabpercussiondrum
Mridangammembranophones211.212Indiapercussiondrum
Naqaramembranophones2Middle Eastpercussiondrum
Naqarehmembranophones2Middle Eastpercussiondrum
O-daikomembranophones2Japanpercussiondrum
Okedo-daikomembranophones2Japanpercussiondrum
Octabanmembranophones211.211.1USpercussionboobam
Pakhavajmembranophones211.212Indiapercussionmridangam
Panderomembranophones211.3Domenicanpercussionframe drum
Piccolo snaremembranophones2percussionSnare drum
Sabarmembranophones2Senegalpercussiondrum
Samphormembranophones2Cambodiapercussionbarrel drum
Shime-jishi daikomembranophones2Japanpercussiondrum
Snaremembranophones2Turkeypercussiondrum
Surdomembranophones2Brazilpercussionbass drum
Tablamembranophones2India, Pakistanpercussiondrum
Taikomembranophones2Japanpercussiondrum
Talking drummembranophones2Indiapercussiondrum
Tsukeshime-daikomembranophones2Japanpercussiondrum
Tsuzumimembranophones1/2China/Japanpercussiondrum
Tambor huacanaidiophones or membranophones1/2Mexicopercussiondrum
Tamborilmembranophones1/2Uruguaypercussiondrum
Tamborita (Mexico)membranophones1/2Mexicopercussiondrum
Tambou bas a dé fasmembranophones211.212.2Guadeloupepercussionbass drum
Tambou bas a yon fasmembranophones211.221-7Guadeloupepercussionbass drum
Tan-tanmembranophones2Brazilpercussiondrum
Taphonmembranophones2Thailandpercussiondrum
Thavilmembranophones2Indiapercussiondrum
Timpani (kettledrum)membranophones2percussiondrum
Tom-tommembranophones2percussiondrum
Tombakmembranophones2Iranpercussiondrum
Repiquemembranophones2Brazilpercussiondrum
Tupanmembranophones211.212IranpercussionDavul
Uchiwa-daikomembranophones2Japanpercussiondrum

Wind instruments (aerophones)[edit]

InstrumentClassificationH-S NumberOriginCommon classificationRelation
Accordionaerophones412.132Europefree reed instrumentsaccordion
Air hornaerophones423trumpetstrumpet
Albokaaerophones422.2reed instrumentsclarinet
Alphornaerophones423.121.21Europewoodwindsnatural trumpet
Alto hornaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Alto/contralto voiceaerophones43vocal registershuman voice
Arghulaerophones422.2reed instrumentsclarinet
Armonica
Atentebenaerophones422.2Ghanawoodwindsflute
Bagpipeaerophones422Europereed instrumentsbagpipe
Balabanaerophones422.111.2Azerbaijan, Iranreed instrumentsoboe, duduk
Bandoneónaerophones412.132Latin Americafree reed instrumentsaccordion
Bansuriaerophones421.121.12Indiawoodwindsflute
Baritone hornaerophones423.232Germanybrass instrumentstrumpet
Baritone voiceaerophones43vocal registershuman voice
Bass/basso voiceaerophones43vocal registershuman voice
Bassoonaerophones422.112.2–71Western Europereed instrumentsoboe
Bawuaerophones412.131Chinafree reed instrumentspitch pipe
Bayanaerophones412.132Russiafree reed instrumentsaccordion
Bazookaaerophones423.121.11brass instrumentstrumpet
Beatboxingaerophones43vocal techniqueshuman voice
Biforaaerophones422.11Sicilyreed instrumentsoboe
Birbynėaerophones422.112.2Lithuaniareed instrumentsoboe
Blulaerophones421.111.12Greecewoodwindsend-blown flute, kaval
Bombarde
  • Chromatic bombarde
aerophones422.112.2Francereed instrumentsoboe
Buccinaaerophones423.121.21Ancient Romebrass instrumentstrumpet
Bugleaerophones423.121.22brass instrumentstrumpet
Bullroareraerophones41Ancient civilizationsnoise makerssirens
Calliopeaerophones421.222.3Western Europe/North Americafipple flutesorgan
Castratoaerophones43vocal registershuman voice
Chalumeauaerophones422.2reed instrumentsclarinet
Cimbassoaerophones423.232Italybrass instrumentstrombone
Clarinetsaerophones422.2reed instrumentsclarinet
Clarytoneaerophones421.221South Africafipple flutestin whistle
Concertinaaerophones412.132Europefree reed instrumentsaccordion
Conchaerophones423.111trumpetsconch
Cornamuseaerophones422.111.2Europereed instrumentsoboe
Cornetaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Cornettaerophones423.2natural trumpetstrumpet
Cornuaerophones423.121.21Romebrass instrumentstrumpet
Corrugaphoneaerophones411noise makerswhip
Countertenoraerophones43vocal registershuman voice
Cromorneaerophones422.11Francereed instrumentsoboe
Crumhornaerophones422.111.2Western Europereed instrumentsoboe
Dansoaerophones421.111.12Koreawoodwindsend-blown flute
Death growlaerophones43vocal techniqueshuman voice
Didgeridooaerophones423.1Australianatural trumpetstrumpet
Diple (or dvojnice)aerophones422.21/22Croatiareed instrumentsbagpipe
Diziaerophones421.121.12Chinawoodwindsflute
Double bell euphoniumaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Doulophone/cuprophoneaerophones423.121.22USbrass instrumentstrumpet
Dudukaerophones422.111.2Armeniareed instrumentsoboe
Dulcianaerophones422.112.2Western Europereed instrumentsbassoon
Dulzainaaerophones422.112.2Spainreed instrumentsoboe
Dung-Dkaraerophones423.111Tibettrumpetsconch
Dzhamaraaerophones421.111.12Greecewoodwindsend-blown flute, kaval
English hornaerophones422.112.-71Western Europereed instrumentsoboe
Euphoniumaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Falsettoaerophones43vocal techniqueshuman voice
Fifeaerophones421.121.12Western Europewoodwindsflute
Firebird (trumpet)aerophones423.21/22Canadabrass instrumentstrumpet, slide trumpet
Fiscornaerophones423.231Cataloniabrass instrumentstrumpet
Flabiolaerophones421.221.12Cataloniafipple flutesrecorder
Flageoletaerophones421.221.12Francefipple flutesrecorder
Flatt trumpetaerophones423.21/22Englandbrass instrumentstrumpet, slide trumpet
Flugelhornaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Flumpetaerophones423.233USbrass instrumentstrumpet
Flutinaaerophones412.132Europefree reed instrumentsaccordion
FluteaerophonesFrancewoodwindsflute
Folgerphoneaerophones422.2reed instrumentsclarinet
Fujaraaerophones421.221.12Slovakiafipple flutesrecorder
Gaidaaerophones422Balkans, Southeast Europereed instrumentsbagpipe
Garmonaerophones412.132Russiafree reed instrumentsaccordion
Gemshornaerophones421.221.42Germanyfipple flutesocarina
Grallaaerophones422.112Cataloniareed instrumentsoboe, shawm,
Guan
  • Guanzi
  • Houguan
aerophones422.111.2Chinareed instrumentsoboe
Hanoaerophones421.111.12Hawaiiwoodwindsnose flute
Harmonicaaerophones412.132free reed instrumentsharmonica
Harmoniumaerophones412.132free reed instrumentsreed organ
Heckelphoneaerophones422.112.2Germanyreed instrumentsoboe, English horn
Heliconaerophones423.232Europebrass instrumentstrumpet
Horagaiaerophones423.111.2Irantrumpetsconch
Horn/French hornaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Hosaphoneaerophones423.1natural trumpetstube trumpet
Hotchikuaerophones421.111.12Japanwoodwindsend-blown flute
Hulusiaerophones412.132Chinafree reed instrumentsharmonica
Human voiceaerophones43vocal registershuman voice
Hunaerophones421.221.42Koreafipple flutesocarina
Inciaerophones421.221.12Philippinesfipple flutestumpong
Irish fluteaerophones421.121.12Irelandwoodwindsflute
Jugaerophones423.111.1trumpetsconch
Kagurabueaerophones421.121.12Japanwoodwindsflute
Kalalengaerophones421.111.12Philippineswoodwindsnose flute
Kavalaerophones421.111.12Turkeywoodwindsend-blown flute
KazooaerophonesUSWoodwindWhistle
Kèn bầuaerophones422.112.2Vietnamreed instrumentsoboe, suona
Key bugleaerophones423.21brass instrumentstrumpet
Kheneaerophones412.132Laosfree reed instrumentsharmonica
Khloyaerophones421.221.12Cambodiafipple flutesrecorder
Khluiaerophones421.221.12Thailandfipple flutesrecorder
Komabueaerophones421.121.12Japanwoodwindsflute
Koncovkaaerophones421.221.12Slovakiafipple flutesrecorder
Koudiaerophones421.121.12Chinawoodwindsflute
Kuhlohornaerophones423.232Germanybrass instrumentstrumpet
Launeddasaerophones422.2Sardiniareed instrumentsclarinet
Livenkaaerophones412.132Russiafree reed instrumentsaccordion
Lushengaerophones412.132Chinafree reed instrumentsharmonica
Mangtongaerophones412.131free reed instrumentspitch pipe
Lituusaerophones423.1natural trumpetstrumpet
Mellophoneaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Melodicaaerophones412.132Italyfree reed instrumentsreed organ
Melodeonaerophones412.132USfree reed instrumentsreed organ
Mezzo-sopranoaerophones43vocal registershuman voice
Mijwizaerophones422.2reed instrumentsclarinet
Mizmaraerophones422.112.2Arabiareed instrumentsoboe
Musette de couraerophones422Francereed instrumentsbagpipe
Nadaswaramaerophones422.112.2South Indiareed instrumentsoboe, shehnai
Nagakaerophones423.111Koreatrumpetsconch
Neyaerophones421.111.12Iranwoodwindsend-blown flute
Nguruaerophones421.111.12New Zealandwoodwindsnose flute
Nohkanaerophones421.121.12Iranwoodwindsflute
Nose fluteaerophones421.111.12Polynesia, Africa, East Asiawoodwindsnose flute
Oboes: aerophones422.112-71Western Europereed instrumentsoboe
Ocarina
  • Transverse ocarina
  • Pendant ocarina
  • Inline ocarina
  • Multi chambered ocarina
  • Keyed ocarina
  • Slide ocarina
aerophones421.221.42fipple flutesocarina
Octavinaerophones422.2reed instrumentsclarinet
Ophicleideaerophones423.21brass instrumentstrumpet
Paixiaoaerophones421.112Chinawoodwindspan flute
Palendagaerophones421.111.12Philippineswoodwindsend-blown flute
Pan fluteaerophones421.112woodwindspan flute
Pasiyak or water whistleaerophones4Philippinesfipple flutesrecorder
Pavariaerophones421.121.12Indiawoodwindsflute
Pibgornaerophones422.2reed instrumentsclarinet
Picco pipeaerophones421.221.12Western Europefipple flutesrecorder
Piccoloaerophones421.121.12Western Europewoodwindsflute
Piccolo trumpetaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Pipe organ (diaphone pipes)aerophones412.132free reed instrumentsreed organ/recorder
Pipe organ (flue pipes)aerophones421.221.11fipple flutesrecorder
Pipe organ (free reed pipes)aerophones412.132free reed instrumentsreed organ
Pipe organ (reed pipes)aerophones422.112reed instrumentsorgan
Pitch pipeaerophones412.131free reed instrumentspitch pipe
Pocket cornetaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Pocket trumpetaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Post hornaerophones423.121.22brass instrumentstrumpet
Puaerophones423.111Polynesiatrumpetsconch
Pulaluaerophones421.111.12Philippineswoodwindsend-blown flute, palendag
Quenaaerophones421.111.12South Americawoodwindsend-blown flute
Quinticlaveaerophones423.21brass instrumentstrumpet, ophicleide
Rackettaerophones422.111.2Western Europereed instrumentsoboe
Rappingaerophones43vocal techniqueshuman voice
Rauschpfeifeaerophones422.112.2Europereed instrumentsoboe
Recorder
  • Garklein
  • Sopranino
  • Descant
  • Treble or alto
  • Tenor
  • Bass
  • Great bass
  • Contra bass
  • Subcontra bass
  • Sub-subcontrabass
aerophones421.221.12Germanyfipple flutesrecorder
Reed contrabassaerophones422.112.2Belgiumreed instrumentsoboe
Reed organaerophones412.132free reed instrumentsreed organ
Rhaitaaerophones422.112.2Northern Africareed instrumentsoboe
Roberoaerophones422.2Spainreed instrumentsclarinet
Roman tubaaerophones423.121.11Etruscanbrass instrumentstrumpet
Ryutekiaerophones421.121.12Japanwoodwindsflute
Saenghwangaerophones412.132Koreafree reed instrumentsharmonica
Sackbut
  • Alto sackbut
  • Tenor sackbut
  • Bass sackbut
  • Double bass sackbut
aerophones423.22brass instrumentstrombone
Samponiaaerophones421.112Peruwoodwindspan flute
Saratovskaya garmonikaaerophones412.132Russiafree reed instrumentsaccordion
Sarrusophonesaerophones422.112.2Francereed instrumentsoboe
Saxophonesaerophones422.2Belgiumreed instrumentsclarinet
Saxhornaerophones423.231brass instrumentstrumpet
Saxotrombaaerophones423.231Belgiumbrass instrumentstrumpet
Saxtubaaerophones423.231Belgiumbrass instrumentstrumpet
Scat singingaerophones43vocal techniqueshuman voice
Schwyzerörgeliaerophones412.132Switzerlandfree reed instrumentsaccordion
Serpentaerophones423.21brass instrumentstrumpet, cornett
Shakuhachiaerophones421.111.12Japanwoodwindsend-blown flute
Shankhaaerophones423.111Indiatrumpetsconch
Shawmaerophones422.112.2Europereed instrumentsoboe
Shehnaiaerophones422.112.2North Indiareed instrumentsoboe
Shengaerophones412.132Chinafree reed instrumentsharmonica
Shinobueaerophones421.121.12Japanwoodwindsflute
Shofaraerophones423.121.21natural trumpetstrumpet
Shōaerophones412.132Japanfree reed instrumentsharmonica
Shviaerophones421.221.12Armeniafipple flutesrecorder
Sikuaerophones421.112Boliviawoodwindspan flute
Sirenaerophones41noise makerssiren
Slide trumpet
  • Medieval slide trumpet
  • Renaissance slide trumpet
  • Baroque slide trumpet
aerophones423.21/22Europebrass instrumentstrumpet
Slide whistle
  • Jazz flute
  • Swanee whistle
aerophones421.121.312fipple fluteswhistle
Sodinaaerophones421.111.12Madagascarwoodwindsend-blown flute
Sopilaaerophones422.112.2Croatiareed instrumentsoboe
Sopranoaerophones43vocal registershuman voice
Sornaaerophones422.112.2Iranreed instrumentsoboe
Sousaphoneaerophones423.232USbrass instrumentstrumpet, tuba
Sralaiaerophones422.112.2Cambodiareed instrumentsoboe
Sudrophoneaerophones423.21brass instrumentstrumpet, ophicleide
Sulingaerophones421.111.12Indonesia/Philippineswoodwindsend-blown flute
Suona
  • Laba
  • Haidi
aerophones422.112.2Chinareed instrumentsoboe
Superboneaerophones423.22Canadabrass instrumentstrombone
Swordbladeaerophones411noise makerswhip
Tabor pipeaerophones421.221.12Western Europefipple flutesrecorder
Taepyeongsoaerophones422.112.2Koreareed instrumentsoboe, suona,
Tarogatoaerophones422.112-71Central Europereed instrumentsoboe, suona,
Tenoraerophones43vocal registershuman voice
Tenoraaerophones422.112Cataloniareed instrumentsoboe, shawm,
Throat singingaerophones43vocal techniqueshuman voice
Tibleaerophones422.112Cataloniareed instrumentsoboe, shawm,
Tin whistleaerophones421.221.12Celticfipple flutesrecorder
Toastingaerophones43vocal techniquehuman voice
Tonetteaerophones421.111.12North Americawoodwindsend-blown flute
Trikitiaerophones412.132Spainfree reed instrumentsaccordion
Trombones
  • Sopranino trombone
  • Soprano trombone
  • Alto trombone
  • Tenor trombone
  • Bass trombone
  • Contrabass trombone
  • Valve trombone
aerophones423.22brass instrumentstrombone
Tromboonaerophones422.112.2USreed instrumentsbassoon, trombone
Trompeta chinaaerophones422.112.2Cubareed instrumentsoboe, suona,
Trumpetsaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Tubaaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet
Tube trumpetaerophones423.1natural trumpetstrumpet
Tumpongaerophones421.111.12Philippineswoodwindsend-blown flute
Tungsoaerophones421.111.12Koreawoodwindsend-blown flute
Tutekaerophones4Azerbaijanwoodwindsflute
Txistuaerophones421.221.12Spainfipple flutesrecorder
Uilleann pipesaerophones422Irelandreed instrumentsbagpipe
Venuaerophones421.121.12South Indiawoodwindsflute
Vienna hornaerophones423.232brass instrumentstrumpet, French horn
Vocal percussionaerophones43vocal techniqueshuman voice
Vuvuzelaaerophones423.1South-Africanatural trumpetstrumpet
Wagner tubaaerophones423.232Germanybrass instrumentstrumpet
Washintaerophones421.111.12Ethiopiawoodwindsend-blown flute
Western concert flutesaerophones421.121.12Western Europewoodwindsflute
Whipaerophones411noise makerswhip
Whistleaerophones421.221.11fipple fluteswhistle
Willow fluteaerophones421.221.11Scandinaviafipple flutesrecorder
Xiaoaerophones421.111.12Chinawoodwindsend-blown flute
Xunaerophones421.221.42Chinafipple flutesocarina
Yodelaerophones43vocal techniqueshuman voice
Yotaraerophones4woodwindsflute
Yuaerophones412.132Chinafree reed instrumentsharmonica
Zhaleikaaerophones422.2Russiareed instrumentsclarinet
Zufoloaerophones421.111.12Francefipple flutesrecorder
Zugtrompetteaerophones423.21/22Germanybrass instrumentstrumpet, slide trumpet
Zurna (Turkey)
  • Surnay
aerophones422.112.2Turkeyreed instrumentsoboe

Stringed instruments (chordophones)[edit]

InstrumentClassificationH-S NumberOriginCommon classificationRelation
Aeolian harpchordophones3stringed instruments
Ajaengchordophones3Koreastringed instruments
Appalachian dulcimerchordophones3United Statesstringed instruments
Archlutechordophones3stringed instruments
Arpeggionechordophones3stringed instruments
Autoharpchordophones3stringed instruments
Baglamachordophones3Turkeystringed instruments
Balalaikachordophones3Russiastringed instruments
Bandurachordophones3Ukrainestringed instruments
Banjo
    • Five-Stringed Banjo
    • Four-Stringed Banjo
    • Six-Stringed Banjo
chordophones3stringed instruments
Banjo mandolinchordophones3stringed instruments
Banjo ukulelechordophones3stringed instruments
Barbatchordophones3Iranstringed instruments
Barytonchordophones3stringed instruments
Berimbau (Brazil)chordophones3stringed instruments
Biwa (Japan)chordophones3stringed instruments
Bordonuachordophones3stringed instruments
Bouzoukichordophones3Greecestringed instruments
Cavaquinhochordophones3Portugalstringed instruments
Cello (violoncello)chordophones3stringed instruments
Chapman stickchordophones3stringed instruments
Charangochordophones3Perustringed instruments
Cimbalomchordophones3stringed instruments
Electric cymbalumchordophones3stringed instruments
Citolechordophones3stringed instruments
Citternchordophones3stringed instruments
Clavichordchordophones3stringed instruments
Crwthchordophones3stringed instruments
Cuatrochordophones3stringed instruments
Dahuchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Đàn bầuchordophones3Vietnamstringed instruments
Đàn gáochordophones3Vietnamstringed instruments
Đàn nguyệtchordophones3Vietnamstringed instruments
Đàn tam thập lụcchordophones3Vietnamstringed instruments
Đàn tranhchordophones3Vietnamstringed instruments
Đàn tỳ bàchordophones3Vietnamstringed instruments
Diddley bowchordophones3stringed instruments
Dihuchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Domrachordophones3Kazakhstanstringed instruments
Double-neck guitjochordophones3stringed instruments
Double basschordophones3stringed instruments
Dutarchordophones3Central Asiastringed instruments
Duxianqinchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Dulcimerchordophones3Medieval Europestringed instruments
Ektarachordophones3India, Pakistanstringed instruments
Erhuchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Erxianchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Esrajchordophones3Indiastringed instruments
Faglong/Fuglungchordophones3Philippinesstringed instruments
Fegerengchordophones3Philippinesstringed instruments
Fiddlechordophones3stringed instruments
Fortepianochordophones3stringed instruments
Gayageumchordophones3Koreastringed instruments
Guzhengchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Gehuchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Geomungochordophones3Koreastringed instruments
Gopuzchordophones3Azerbaijanstringed instruments
Gottuvadhyamchordophones3Indiastringed instruments
Guitars:chordophones3stringed instruments
Acoustic bass guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Acoustic guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Bass guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Chitarra battentechordophones3Italystringed instruments
Cigar box guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Classical guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Portuguese guitarchordophones3Portugalstringed instruments
Dobrochordophones3stringed instruments
Electric guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Eight-string guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Flamenco guitarchordophones3Spainstringed instruments
Fusetarchordophones3Iranstringed instruments
Guitar synthesizerchordophones3stringed instruments
Harp guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Portuguese guitarchordophones3Portugalstringed instruments
Seven-string guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Slide guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Steel guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Tailed bridge guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
3rd bridge guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Twelve-string guitarchordophones3stringed instruments
Yotarchordophones3stringed instruments
Guitarra quinta Huapanguerachordophones3Mexicostringed instruments
Guitarrónchordophones3Mexicostringed instruments
Gitternchordophones3stringed instruments
Guslichordophones3Russiastringed instruments
Guqinchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Guzhengchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Haegeumchordophones3Koreastringed instruments
Hammered dulcimerchordophones3stringed instruments
Hardanger fiddlechordophones3Norwaystringed instruments
Harmonicochordophones3stringed instruments
Harpchordophones3stringed instruments
Harpsichordchordophones3stringed instruments
Hegelongchordophones3Philippinesstringed instruments
Huluhuchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Huqinchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Hurdy gurdychordophones3stringed instruments
Igilchordophones3stringed instruments
Irish bouzoukichordophones3Ireland, Greecestringed instruments
Jarana de son jarochochordophones3Mexicostringed instruments
Jarana huastecachordophones3Mexicostringed instruments
Jarana mosquitochordophones3Mexicostringed instruments
Jarana segundachordophones3Mexicostringed instruments
Jarana tercerachordophones3Mexicostringed instruments
Jiaohuchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Kabosychordophones3Madagascarstringed instruments
Kadlongchordophones3Philippinesstringed instruments
Kamanchachordophones3Persiastringed instruments
Kantelechordophones3Finlandstringed instruments
Kemenchechordophones3Turkeystringed instruments
Khimchordophones3Thailand/Cambodiastringed instruments
Kobzachordophones3Ukrainestringed instruments
Kokyūchordophones3Japanstringed instruments
Komungochordophones3Koreastringed instruments
Korachordophones3stringed instruments
Kotochordophones3Japanstringed instruments
Kubingchordophones3Philippinesstringed instruments
Kudyapichordophones3Philippinesstringed instruments
Langeleikchordophones3Norwaystringed instruments
Laruanchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Leiqinchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Lironechordophones3stringed instruments
Lokangachordophones3Madagascarstringed instruments
Lutechordophones3stringed instruments
Lyra (Cretan)chordophones3Greecestringed instruments
Lyra (Byzantine)chordophones3Byzantine Empirestringed instruments
Lyrechordophones3stringed instruments
Maguhuchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Mando-basschordophones3stringed instruments
Mandocellochordophones3stringed instruments
Mandolachordophones3stringed instruments
Mandolinchordophones3stringed instruments
Mandorachordophones3stringed instruments
Mandorechordophones3stringed instruments
Marovanychordophones3stringed instruments
Mohan veenachordophones3Indiastringed instruments
Morin khuurchordophones3Mongoliastringed instruments
Musical bowchordophones3stringed instruments
Nyckelharpachordophones3Swedenstringed instruments
Octave mandolin (Octave mandola)chordophones3stringed instruments
Octobasschordophones3stringed instruments
Oudchordophones3stringed instruments
Piano (pianoforte)chordophones3stringed instruments
Piccolo violinochordophones3stringed instruments
Piccolo cello/violoncello piccolochordophones3stringed instruments
Pipachordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Piwanchachordophones3Nepalstringed instruments
Psalterychordophones3stringed instruments
Quatrochordophones3stringed instruments
Ravanahathachordophones4Sri Lanka,Indiastringed instruments
Rebabchordophones3Afghanistanstringed instruments
Rebecchordophones3stringed instruments
Requinto jarochochordophones3Mexicostringed instruments
Ruanchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Rudra vinachordophones3Indiastringed instruments
Sallamehchordophones3Iranstringed instruments
Sanshinchordophones3Okinawastringed instruments
Santoorchordophones3Iranstringed instruments
Sanxianchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Sarangichordophones3Indiastringed instruments
Sarodchordophones3Indiastringed instruments
Saungchordophones3Burmastringed instruments
Saw sam saichordophones3Thailandstringed instruments
Sazchordophones3Turkeystringed instruments
Sechordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Shamisenchordophones3Japanstringed instruments
Setar (lute)chordophones3Persiastringed instruments
Sitarchordophones3Persiastringed instruments
Sitarlachordophones3Japanstringed instruments
Stroh violinchordophones3stringed instruments
Sopranino mandolinchordophones3stringed instruments
Tamburitzachordophones3Croatia/Serbiastringed instruments
Tanpurachordophones3Indiastringed instruments
Tar (lute)chordophones3Iranstringed instruments
Tea chest basschordophones3stringed instruments
Tembûrchordophones3curdo-persianostringed instruments
Tenor violachordophones3stringed instruments
Theorbochordophones3Europestringed instruments
Timplechordophones3stringed instruments
Treschordophones3stringed instruments
Trochordophones3Cambodiastringed instruments
Trumpet marine/tromba marinachordophones3stringed instruments
Tsymbalychordophones3Ukraine, Belarusstringed instruments
Tuhu (China)chordophones3stringed instruments
Ukulelechordophones3stringed instruments
Soprano ukulelechordophones3stringed instruments
Tenor ukulelechordophones3stringed instruments
Concert ukulelechordophones3stringed instruments
Cigar box ukulelechordophones3stringed instruments
Baritone ukulelechordophones3stringed instruments
Valihachordophones3Madagascarstringed instruments
Veenachordophones3Indiastringed instruments
Vertical viola (and other members of the violin octet family)chordophones3stringed instruments
Vichitra vinachordophones3Indiastringed instruments
Viellechordophones3stringed instruments
Vihuelachordophones3Spainstringed instruments
Vihuelachordophones3Mexicostringed instruments
Viol (also called viola da gamba)chordophones3stringed instruments
Viola da gambachordophones3stringed instruments
Violachordophones3stringed instruments
Viola d'amorechordophones3stringed instruments
Violinchordophones3stringed instruments
Violottachordophones3stringed instruments
Washtub basschordophones3stringed instruments
Whamolachordophones3stringed instruments
Xalam/Khalamchordophones3stringed instruments
Yaylı tanburchordophones3stringed instruments
Yazhengchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Yangqinchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Zhonghuchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Zhuihuchordophones3Chinastringed instruments
Zitherchordophones3stringed instruments
Overtone zitherchordophones3stringed instruments

Electronic instruments (electrophones)[edit]

Keyboard instruments[edit]

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