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stamped idiophone


A formal sub-classification of idiophones that are comprised of instruments that produce sound by stamping or striking a hard surface with an object to cause the surface to vibrate. These instruments (the vibrating surface) have no discernible pitch and are typically used for rhythmic interest.
Stamped idiophones include:
- Stamping Pits
- Stamping Boards

See Also

[English] idiophone
[English] percussion instruments


Last Updated: 2016-06-19 15:49:03