struck idiophone

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Struck idiophone are ones where sound comes from striking the instrument and it as a whole vibrates, without the use of strings or membranes. Therefore these are most often made of sonorous material: metal, wood, glass and even stone.

Annotation

Hornbostel-Sachs 11
sub types:
directly (111)
indirectly (112)

Annotation last modified on 2018-05-15 08:55 UTC.

Relationships

subtypes: Wurlitzer electric piano
afuche / cabasa
anvil
bell tree
bells
bones (Folk music idiophone)
castanets (Pair of concave shells)
clapper (egyptian anchient clappers)
dulcitone (idiophone keyboard instrument with tuning forks)
gong
güiro
handpan (Tuned metal ufo)
lithophone
mendoza
metallophone
quijada
ratchet
rattle
reco-reco
slit drum
steelpan
triangle
tumutumu (Māori taonga pūoro ancient struck percussion)
txalaparta (Traditional Basque idiophone)
udu
wood block
xylophone
type of: idiophone
Wikidata: Q5280486 [info]