Music Xylophone - Instruments in This Family

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Xylophone: list of all the most popular musical instruments in this family. Any well-known instrument in the Xylophone instruments family is included along with photos when available. List features items like Calung, Malimbe and more! (11 items)

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Amadinda is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Amadinda

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Balafon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Balafon The Balophon is a kind of wooden xylophone or percussion idiophone which plays melodic tunes, and usually has between 16 to 27 keys. It has been played in Africa since the 1300s; it originated ...more

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Calung is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Calung Xylophone A Calung can either refer to a bamboo xylophone instrument or an ensemble. The Calung consists of multiple bamboo tubes which are struck at the base to produce a woody sound. In Balinese ...more

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Dan Trung and Dan Klom-put is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Dan Trung and Dan Klom-put Xylophone

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Gamelan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Gamelan Gamelan is traditional ensemble music of Java and Bali in Indonesia, made up predominantly of percussive instruments. The most common instruments are metallophones played by mallets as well as a ...more

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Gandingan a Kayo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Xylophone The gandingan a kayo is a Philippine xylophone and considered the wooden version of the real gandingan. This instrument is a relatively new instrument coming of age due to the increasing ...more

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Kulintang a Kayo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Xylophone The kulintang a kayo is a Philippine xylophone of the Maguindanaon people with eight tuned slabs arranged horizontally atop a wooden antangan. Made of soft wood such as bayug, the kulintang a ...more

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Malimbe is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Malimbe Xylophone The malimbe is a type of xylophone from the Congo which is described as having both male and female counterparts; the former has 15 wooden bars, the latter has nine. "Malimbe" also ...more

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Metallophone is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Metallophone Percussion A metallophone is any musical instrument consisting of tuned metal bars which are struck to make sound, usually with a mallet. Metallophones have been used in music in Asia for thousands of ...more

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Ranat ek is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Ranat ek Xylophone The ranat ek is a Thai musical instrument in the percussion family that consists of 21 wooden bars suspended by cords over a boat-shaped trough resonator and struck by two mallets. It is used as ...more

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Ti Bwa is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Xylophone - Instruments in This Family
Ti Bwa Xylophone