double-skin drum with a cymbal

photo: Waldemar Kielichowski © Institute of Music and Dance, Warsaw

The Band from Masłów (Świętokrzyskie); rec. Andrzej Bieńkowski. Kazimierz 1987; Music Lost & Found
Classification: 2 Membranophones / 21 Struck drums / 211 Drums struck directly / 211.2 Tubular drums / 211.21 Cylindrical drums / 211.212 Double-skin cylindrical drums / 211.212.1 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums / 211.212.12 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, both heads played / 211.212.12 + 111.142 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, both heads played + cymbals
Maker: Pasik Aleksander
Date: 1970
Village / Town: Bieniędzice
Region: Mazovia
Country: Poland
Owner: Museum of Folk Musical Instruments in Szydłowiec
Inventory number: MS/S/80
Description: skins (one of parchment) pulled over a tubular wooden body, stretched using hoops with hooks and screws; metal rod with a cymbal attached perpendicularly to the body; drumstick with heads on both ends, one wrapped in leather with hair on the outside
Decoration: a drawing of a dancing couple on the leather skin
Measurements: 550 x 250 mm, drumstick 290 mm
Materials: wood, leather, parchment, metal
Performance practice: a component of folk bands
Catalog card by: Maria Gangi / Zbigniew J. Przerembski
Design (PDF)

double-skin drum with a cymbal; rec. Museum of Sound

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