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Drumlocked

  • James Blades,
  • Janet K. Page,
  • Edmund A. Bowles,
  • Anthony King,
  • Mervyn McLean,
  • Mary Riemer-Weller,
  • Robert Anderson
  •  and James Holland

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(Fr. tambour; Ger. Trommel; It. tamburo; Port., Sp. tambor). A Membranophone (or occasionally an Idiophone ), usually with a resonating cavity, sounded by percussion (more rarely by friction or plucking). It has been made in many varieties and has been known in almost every age and culture....

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