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Look at these examples:

Je joue de la guitare.I play the guitar.

Elle joue du violon.She plays violin.

Nous jouons de la trompette.We play the trumpet.

To say you play an instrument in French, you must use:
jouer de + definite article (le/la/l'/les) + [instrument].

 
Remember that le and les will contract with de and become du and des. 
La and l' will become de la and de l'.


Here is a link to our vocabulary list on music instruments:
https://french.kwiziq.com/learn/theme/1188564


See also Faire de, jouer à : talking about sports, hobbies and leisure activities

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Examples and resources

Tu joues de la flûte?Do you play flute?
Elle joue du violon.She plays violin.
Je joue de la guitare.I play the guitar.
Nous jouons de la trompette.We play the trumpet.
Ils jouent de la batterie.They play drums.
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