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date: 19 November 2019


  • John Okell


Set of six drums used in the hsaìng-waìng percussion ensemble of Myanmar. The set consists of four graduated barrel drums standing on end, the sahkún (large double-headed barrel drum) resting on a low trestle, and the pat-má (large barrel drum) suspended from an ornate rack carved in the shape of a fabulous beast. The ...

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