A trombone was a musical instrument from the planet Earth. A member of the brass family, it wais characterized by a slide with which the player varied the length of the tube in order to change pitches. It was commonly used in jazz music.
Commander William T. Riker was a proficient trombonist, and his trombone was one of his prized possessions. In 2369, Will gave it to his duplicate Thomas Riker as a gift. However, by the next year, Will was in possession of another trombone. (TNG: "Conundrum", "11001001", "Future Imperfect", "Second Chances", "Thine Own Self")
|Euphonium • Horn • Trumpet • Trombone|