Kazoo [bazoo, bazooka, gazooka, gazoota]
- Anthony C. Baines,
- Paul Oliver
- and Martin Kirnbauer
A simple Mirliton which amplifies the human voice while also imparting a buzzing, rasping quality to it. First manufactured in the USA around 1850, it has been produced since the 1890s in many countries under different names and in a variety of forms. It now consists of a cigar-shaped tube of plated metal or plastic with a flattened opening at one end and a smaller, circular opening at the other (...