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please identify instrument
pappythesailor
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Joined: Jul 07, 2005
Posts: 1563
From: Mass.
Posted: 2006-01-25 09:58 am   Permalink

I know this is a bonehead question but I'm stumped. What do you call that wooden box with the different-sized, sawn keys that you play like a Xylophone?
I wanna get one for my son so when he wants to bang on something, I'll at least get some exotic sounds.

thanks!


 
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mbonga
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Joined: Dec 04, 2005
Posts: 556
From: La Mesa, California
Posted: 2006-01-25 10:07 am   Permalink

Tongue Drums?

http://www.silverbushmusic.com/tonguedrum.html#anchor102016
http://larkinthemorning.com/category.asp?c=92&bhcd2=1138212556

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The Granite Tiki
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Joined: Jul 02, 2005
Posts: 806
From: Nashua, NH
Posted: 2006-01-25 10:29 am   Permalink

Also known as "Slit Drums"

http://www.jamesjonesinstruments.com/slitdrum/slitdrums.html

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pappythesailor
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Joined: Jul 07, 2005
Posts: 1563
From: Mass.
Posted: 2006-01-25 10:50 am   Permalink

That's them! I'll turn that boy into the next Chaino. thanks, guys
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uke jackson
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Joined: Jun 21, 2005
Posts: 100
Posted: 2006-01-25 4:41 pm   Permalink

what a great idea.

 
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