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kazoo

a cigar-shaped musical instrument of metal or plastic with a membranous diaphragm of thin paper that vibrates with a nasal sound when the player hums into it
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She added: "Mixing singing with the kazoo allows residents to express themselves and it increase selfesteem.
AN ARMY of kazoo players is planning a coup at Marsden Jazz Festival.
And everyone is being encouraged to make their own kazoos so they can join in the fun of a parade, which will snake its way through the streets on October 10.
Enriched with a medley of performing instruments from synthesizers to theremin, marimba, accordion, and kazoos, Odds & Ends expresses the pure delight of music.
And so an hour after giving a dignified acceptance speech, John, who has penned hits for Westlife, Sandi Thom and Busted, was forced into a Beatles medley with yours truly on kazoos.
And no self-respecting North East pit village or housing estate was without its own band of marching drums and kazoos.
In 90 minutes we laughed, cried, waltzed, lit sparklers, blew kazoos and waved glow sticks in a mini on-stage rave.
More than pounds 300 is thought to have been made as part of a number of ventures to pay for drums, cymbals, kazoos and other items.
I SUSPECT Will Shakespeare never actually thought of introducing three ukuleles and two kazoos into Hamlet.
A confession: Last time I wrote about New York City vaudevillians the Two Man Gentlemen Band, I was wrong when I noted that the band gives away defective kazoos as a joke.
In October, Nevada MTA held the Nevada Silver State Competition, an opportunity for the average student to share musical abilities on all levels (kazoos welcome).
Coming at the end of H.K.Gruber's Frankenstein!!, this dignified tableau was merely the last in a long sequence of surreal sound-events in this jokey halour-long 'Pandemonium' setting a sequence of shock-horror children's poems: there were also toy trump ets, saxophones and kazoos; melodicas, rattles and Swanee whistles; and, most wonderfully, paper bags blown up, burst, and flung at Gruber himsel giving a virtuoso display both as multi-vocalist chansonnier and conductor of this charming piece.