Instructables: exploring - play - instruments - instruments http://www.instructables.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:22:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make your own cymbal stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-cymbal-stand/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 03:49:13 PST
How to Make and Wrap/Repair Mallets for Marimba, Xylophone, Vibraphone, and Glock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-and-WrapRepair-Mallets-for-Marimba-X/
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By: ClairePawlewitz

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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 19:24:03 PDT
How to Clean a Trumpet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-a-Trumpet/
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 00:43:10 PDT
Metronome http://www.instructables.com/id/Metronome-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/CYRB/H5JVXCDK/FZDCYRBH5JVXCDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/CYRB/H5JVXCDK/FZDCYRBH5JVXCDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/CYRB/H5JVXCDK/FZDCYRBH5JVXCDK.SMALL.jpg Eddiz you can use this circuit for take the time when you are playing any instruments. *you need: -potentiometer 250k -3 resist. 1k -1 N555 -2 capacitors 22mf /16v -1 speaker 8 ohm -battery 9v -2 diode leds WATCHING THE VIDEO http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LxGZSC0L4w&feature=youtu.be
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Wed, 8 Aug 2012 09:25:52 PDT
Backcountry diddley bow - walking stick (for those without a backpacking guitar) http://www.instructables.com/id/Backcountry-diddley-walking-stick-for-those-witho/
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Fri, 15 Jun 2012 17:14:48 PDT
Saxophone Alchemy http://www.instructables.com/id/Saxophone-Alchemy/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2011 11:36:33 PST
Awesome ECO guitar picks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-paper-guitar-picks/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 16:05:12 PDT
African Kalimba (Thumb Piano) http://www.instructables.com/id/African-Kalimba-Thumb-Piano/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/E9FL/GS045ZL3/FSLE9FLGS045ZL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/E9FL/GS045ZL3/FSLE9FLGS045ZL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/E9FL/GS045ZL3/FSLE9FLGS045ZL3.SMALL.jpg froggy2u Each note of a kalimba, mbira, kaffir piano etc. is a separate idiophone, and in orchestral terms, the instrument as a whole belongs in the bar percussion family (specifically: lamellophones). Furthermore, the thumbs are not exclusively used, as some instruments are played with the thumbs and other ...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2011 18:54:24 PDT
How to Play Air Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-Air-Guitar/
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Tue, 26 Oct 2010 14:33:16 PDT
DIY Kids Sand Block Instruments http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kids-Sand-Block-Instruments/
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Thu, 28 Jan 2010 17:51:08 PST
Music instruments http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-box-music-instruments/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/9Z5Q/G1ZGTX8X/F939Z5QG1ZGTX8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/9Z5Q/G1ZGTX8X/F939Z5QG1ZGTX8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/9Z5Q/G1ZGTX8X/F939Z5QG1ZGTX8X.SMALL.jpg MichelMoermans Hey,This is my first slideshow ever so be nice ;)Also I would like to note that English is not my first language, I'm trying the best I can.Okay now I got that out of the way. This slideshow shows you my project were I made my own instruments. I did this because I'm studying to be an elementary teac...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2009 08:20:11 PST
Tuba Tron Reader http://www.instructables.com/id/Tuba-Tron-Reader/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2009 15:45:00 PDT