lithophone


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lithophone

[′lith·ə‚fōn]
(materials)
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The work will be enhanced by alabaster dust montages and the sounds of alabaster created from a lithophone.
When struck, the lithophone emits a pure tone, like a bar on a xylophone.
The first track on Katalog is a solo piece of the slate "xylophone"--the Lithophone.
Electomechanical Lithophone - Jay Harrison Electromechanical Lithophone is an installation by artist Jay Harrison that invites the audience to step inside an immersive percussion instrument and experience it from within.
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.
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.