calung (Sundanese bamboo xylophone)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Made of multiple vertical hung bamboo tubes with segments cut out to create different pitch. They can be played either hanging suspended or on a bamboo frame like a xylophone.

Relationships

from:Sunda, Indonesia
derived from:angklung (single pitch bamboo rattle xylophone)
part of:gamelan (Indonesian traditional ensemble)
type of:xylophone (Arrangement of struck tuned wooden bars.)
Wikidata:Q4201135 [info]