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‘Invader’ Style Steel Drum Comments Off on ‘Invader’ Style Steel Drum

‘Invader’ Style Steel Drum

(1996-11-01) Donated by Frances Ulrich Developed predominantly by urban dwellers on the islands of Trinidad and Tobago during the 1930s, pan and the steel band movement have since spread world-wide and been...

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Marimbula and Lujon Comments Off on Marimbula and Lujon

Marimbula and Lujon

A large sansa, or Afro-Cuban linguaphone, this marimbula consists of eight metal sounding strips mounted over a large rectangular resonating box. The instrument is played by plucking the metal strips, and...

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