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Naturtrompete, Michael Leichamschneider | 1741  At first exclusively the symbol of rulers, the trumpet eventually came to be used for court ceremonies and in the military, where even today it is used for fanfares. The blaring sound & the precious metals of silver and gold were especially well suited to express the splendour of the imperial court. Empress Maria Theresa purchased 6 silver trumpets for the Hofmusikkapelle (Imperial Music Chapel), where they were used until the end of the 19thC.

Naturtrompete, Michael Leichamschneider | 1741 At first exclusively the symbol of rulers, the trumpet eventually came to be used for court ceremonies and in the military, where even today it is used for fanfares. The blaring sound & the precious metals of silver and gold were especially well suited to express the splendour of the imperial court. Empress Maria Theresa purchased 6 silver trumpets for the Hofmusikkapelle (Imperial Music Chapel), where they were used until the end of the 19thC.

Object type	 : 	musical instrument > membranophones > cylindrical drum Place of collecting	 : 	Côte d'Ivoire Culture	 : 	Senufo

Object type : musical instrument > membranophones > cylindrical drum Place of collecting : Côte d'Ivoire Culture : Senufo

Gamelan - Indonesian musical instrument

Claude Debussy, franch composer, was influenced by gamaleão of Indonesia set of music that typically uses gongs, chimes, metallophones and dishes

Traditional Inkin This traditional instrument is used in meditation halls to mark the beginning and end of periods of silent sitting. Bright and centering sound that beautifully counterpoints the stillness of the zendo. Inkin can also be used in a variety of liturgical settings. Wooden red lacquered handle 12".

Traditional Inkin This traditional instrument is used in meditation halls to mark the beginning and end of periods of silent sitting. Bright and centering sound that beautifully counterpoints the stillness of the zendo. Inkin can also be used in a variety of liturgical settings. Wooden red lacquered handle 12".

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When you enter Pandit Hindraj alias Digambar Shivaram Divekar's home in Tulshibaug, the first thing you notice is the peculiar string ins.

Shekere! I remember making these in elementary school with Mr. E, then parading down the hallways singing "Funga alafia, Ah-shay Ah-shay."

I remember making these in elementary school with Mr. E, then parading down the hallways singing "Funga alafia, Ah-shay Ah-shay.

It is my Ocean Harp (aka Waterphone), the musical instrument what produces some kind of strange sounds.

Ocean Harp (aka Waterphone), the musical instrument what produces some kind of strange sound.

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