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Types of idiophones The celesta Use of chimes in Confucian ritual Gong chimes.
are the relationships and classifications of trachinoid, ur- anoscopoid,
notothenioid, and stichaeoid fishes. Studies are presently being made on
This trend is reversed in popular music of the 20th century, in which idiophones,
both traditional and alien, play a basic part. On the other hand, tonal idiophones
have assumed increasing importance. Those inherited from the Middle Ages, ...
Rattles, scrapers, and split idiophones. The sistrum in its earliest form, that of a U,
is seen in Sumer in the mid-3rd millennium BC, and a little later, about 2100/2000
, a rectangular form appears in Horoz tepe, Anatolia (modern Turkey). Egyptian ...
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