lithophone

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lithophone

[′lith·ə‚fōn]
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Between Monday, October 24 and Sunday, October 30, experience the "sound of slate" at the National Slate Museum (in the foundry) as musician Jay Harrison literally make slate sing with his electronic lithophones.
Prehistoric, portable lithophones of this shape had been found in the Sahara and equatorial Africa, but these are the first identified from North America.
In chapter 1, he explores aspects of music, from its intrinsic sound, to the qualities of voices, instruments, such as lithophones (dating to the Paleolithic era and still in use today), percussion bars, bells, gongs, and rattles.