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Annotation Edit

Scope Edit

  • A percussion instrument (idiophone) of Spanish origin, consisting of a pair of concave shells joined on one edge by a string, held in the hand and used to produce clicking sounds; any hand-held percussion idiophone that can be played with the fingers, such as bones or spoons.[3]

External Links Edit

References Edit

  1. MIMO Consortium. “Revision of the Hornbostel-Sachs Classification of Musical Instruments by the MIMO Consortium.” web.archive.org/web/20140729230116/http://www.mimo-international.com/documents/Hornbostel%20Sachs.pdf. Accessed 25 Feb. 2017.
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 “Castanets.” Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation, 19 Feb. 2017, en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castanets. Accessed 25 Feb. 2017.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 “castanets.” Wiktionary, Wikimedia Foundation, 25 Feb. 2017, en.wiktionary.org/wiki/castanets. Accessed 25 Feb. 2017.
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