viola da gamba

play
noun vi·o·la da gam·ba \ vē-ˌō-lə-də-ˈgäm-bə , -ˈgam- \

Definition of viola da gamba

plural violas da gamba play \vē-ˌō-ləz-də-\ or viole da gamba play \vē-ˌō-(ˌ)lā-\
:a bass member of the viol family having a range approximating the cello

violist da gamba

play \vē-ˌō-lis(t)-də-\ noun

Origin and Etymology of viola da gamba

Italian, leg viol


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