gambang (Indonesian wood box-resonated xylophone)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Consists of up to 21 hardwood bars suspended by pins and rope over an oft ornate wooden trapeze shaped box, the two springy beaters are made of buffalo horn.

Relationships

from:Indonesia
used in:gamelan degung
type of:xylophone (Arrangement of struck tuned wooden bars.)
part of:gamelan (Indonesian traditional ensemble)
Wikidata:Q2631432 [info]