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The Tuning of African Xylophones
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Africa and Indonesia African xylophones Akadinda Angola Arab atoke Azande bamboo Barang bell Benin Bisect 4ths bottom note bronze called canoe cents flat century A.D. Chopi Class coast colonisation Congo Azande Congo Congo basin Congo Museum culture Cumulative Cents dug-out Duriyanga East Equiheptatonic scale Equitonal Heptatonic Scale evidence examples feature figures formula Gambang kayu Gamelan gankogui Genders Ghana gives gongs Guinea heptatonic scale Hugh Tracey Indian Ocean Indonesian Indonesian mainland instruments Intercalary Notes Java Javanese kemanaks krama Kunst Madagascar Malagasy Malinke Mandinka Mantle Hood matter means Musee de l'Homme Nigeria Northern Rhodesia octave orchestra outriggers P-class parallel Pelog Pelog scale Pelog-type Picture pitch played Portuguese Ranad Ek Ranad Thong range resonator Sansa Sarons says semitone shows side slats Slendro South suggest Thai theoretical Thume tone tribe Venda West Africa Western wooden word Xylo Xylophone area XYLOPHONES continued Yoruba