Marimba

The marimba is a musical instrument consisting of graduated wooden bars or blocks mounted over resonators and struck with mallets similar to a xylophone. The marimba originated in Africa and was developed in Central America.
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marimba

[n] - a percussion instrument with wooden bars tuned to produce a chromatic scale and with resonators
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Marimba

Ma┬Ěrim'ba noun [ Portuguese ] A musical istrument of percussion, consisting of bars yielding musical tones when struck. Knight.
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marimba

xylophone noun a percussion instrument with wooden bars tuned to produce a chromatic scale and with resonators; played with small mallets
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Marimba

• (n.) A musical istrument of percussion, consisting of bars yielding musical tones when struck.
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marimba

any of several varieties of xylophone. Marimba is one of many African names for the xylophone, and, because African instruments bearing this name ... [5 related articles]
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Marimba

The marimba (pronunciation) is a musical instrument in the percussion family. It consists of a set of wooden bars with resonators. The bars are struck with mallets to produce musical tones. The bars are arranged as those of a piano, with the accidentals raised vertically and overlapping the natural bars (similar to a piano) to aid the performer bo
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marimba

marimba: see xylophone.
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marimba

Musical instrument with wooden bars like a xylophone, but much larger and with a larger range and much lower pitch. The instrument has metal tubes under the keys that both amplify and sustain the sound. The marimba became very popular in the late 20th century, with many international virtuosos such as Scottish player Evelyn Glennie taking the instr
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Marimba

[disambiguation] A marimba is a musical instrument in the percussion family. The term may also refer to: ...
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Marimba

A percussion instrument set up in the form of a keyboard whose bars are made of wood. Played using mallets and a foot pedal to control resonators below.
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Marimba

Percussion instrument that is a mellower version of the xylophone
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