Vaksin [vaccine, banbou, boom pipe, bamboo bass]
- Gage Averill
One-note trumpet of Haiti and Jamaica. It is a bamboo tube more than 1 m long and 5 to 7 cm in diameter, open at one end with a mouth-hole cut into a node at the other, and wrapped with recycled bicycle inner-tube rubber. The player blows in energetic puffs, producing a low-pitched note; players also tap the bamboo with sticks in order to add an additional layer of percussion. Normally in a ...