In music, the instrumentation is the particular combination of musical instruments employed in a composition,
and the properties of those instruments individually. Instrumentation is sometimes used as a synonym for orchestration.
refers to the instruments or voices used in a composition.
It also refers to specific instrumental techniques.
Specific instrumental techniques are often used to create different timbres.
Instrumentation is a collective term for measuring instruments that are used for indicating,
measuring, and recording physical quantities. The term has its origins in the art and science of scientific instrument-making.
A musical instrument is a device created or adapted to make musical sounds.
In principle, any object that produces sound can be considered a musical instrument—
it is through purpose that the object becomes a musical instrument. …
The history of musical instruments dates to the beginnings of human culture.