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185 reqq

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frame: wooden frame with 5 pairs of cymbals; Th. 5.0cm
membrane: sheep hide, Dm. 22.2cm

A tambourine with a wooden frame over which a single piece of leather is stretched. The player supports the instrument with both hands and strikes it with his fingers. Used as an accompaniment instrument or in ensembles. Also called duff.

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