Percussion Instruments

What is a Glockenspiel?

If you’re reading this and you don’t know what a glockenspiel is, you’re not alone. It’s fair to say that the glockenspiel is one of the most misunderstood instruments in music. (I blame the name; it doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue.) If you’re curious about how this instrument came about and how it differs …

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The Berimbau – A Percussion Instrument and Musical Bow From Africa

Berimbau is a single-string percussion instrument and musical bow that originated in Africa and is played in Brazil. It has been used by African and Brazilian metal bands for centuries. Read on to learn about this instrument. In this article, we will learn how the instrument is made and what is its history. We will …

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Berimbau is a single string percussion instrument