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Membranophones

Scope note

Instruments in which sound is produced by vibration of a stretched membrane, brought about by striking, plucking, friction, or sound waves. MARCUS

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

300041661

Narrower Terms used

drums (membranophones)

Equivalent Terms used

membranophone

Created

12yrs ago

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