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date: 09 December 2019

Zambomba [sanbomba, simbomba, ximbomba, zambumbia, eltzagor, furro]locked

  • John M. Schechter

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[sanbomba, simbomba, ximbomba, zambumbia, eltzagor, furro]

Friction drum of Spain and the New World. In Spain, the zambomba accompanies Christmas carols. The membrane of the instrument is pierced with a stick on which the player’s hand rubs up and down. The Basque eltzagor is made from an earthenware pot covered with a membrane through which the friction stick is inserted. The term ...

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