For eg., Tiya secured first place in singing/dancing/drawing.

How do we say it if Tiya secured first in playing an instrument? Is there any word for instrument-playing?

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Just be specific: "Tiya secured first place in violin." But some words may require "the."


As far as I know, there isn't a word specifically for "performing on a musical instrument," that precludes singing, and that distinguishes performance from other instrumental studies. You can get the closest with two words:

Tiya secured first place in instrumental performance.

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