gamba gamba  /ˈɡæm bə/


  • (n) viol that is the bass member of the viol family with approximately the range of the cello



  1. Its minuscule audience listens to verse dialogues from Walter Savage Landor, talks on the fossil apes in Kenya, and obscure compositions for the viola da gamba and harpsichord.
  2. A player of the viola da gamba, he sometimes thought of his landscapes as music.
  3. He loved music, and entertained his friends by playing the harpsichord and the viola da gamba.


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    Cross the Rickenbacker Causeway for a taste of Italy with Chef de Cuisine Ezio Gamba’s new Summer menu, so perfectly titled, From Tales to Table: A Storybook Menu, at The Ritz-Carlton Key...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: NBC Miami


  1. "If one day Didier has a clear situation in his life with his club - which is a club I love - and he is on his way out and I am Inter coach, Gamba Osaka coach, Red Bulls coach or whatever coach, everyone knows he's one of my men," Mourinho told...
    on Dec 18, 2008 By: Jose Mourinho Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I've seen them a little bit, so I know they are extremely dangerous and speaking to (Bunyodkor coach) Zico, Gamba are an excellent all-round team," Vidmar said.
    on Oct 23, 2008 By: Aurelio Vidmar Source: The Age

  3. "Technically they are fantastic," added Dodd. "We just need to be on our game. We are capable of beating Gamba, and if we go out there with that attitude we can win."
    on Dec 13, 2008 By: Travis Dodd Source: International Herald Tribune

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