Relationship Types / Artist-Recording / Instrument


Indicates an artist that performed one or more instruments on this recording.

ID: 148
Cardinality of {entity0}: Many relationships (1)
Cardinality of {entity1}: Few relationships (0)
Orderable direction: None (0)
UUID: 59054b12-01ac-43ee-a618-285fd397e461

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The following attributes can be used with this relationship type:


This attribute describes if a particular role was considered normal or additional.


This attribute indicates a 'guest' performance where the performer is not usually part of the band.


This attribute describes the possible instruments that can be captured as part of a performance.
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This should be used when an artist is credited in liner notes or a similar source as performing a solo part.

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Be as specific as your sources and knowledge allow.

For orchestras, use the orchestra relationship.


Glenn Gould (pianist) performed piano on Goldberg-Variationen, BWV 988: Aria by Glenn Gould (pianist) on 1954-06-21

James Hetfield performed electric guitar on Master of Puppets (live, 1999-04: Berkeley Community Theatre, Berkeley, CA, USA) by Metallica on 1999-04-21

河合英嗣 (songwriter & guitarist) performed instruments on お願いだから… by 真野恵里菜