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Hyoshigi

Hyoshigi

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Counterblow blocks are traditionally played to open a Japanese theatre performance. Carl Orff... more
Product information "Hyoshigi"

Counterblow blocks are traditionally played to open a Japanese theatre performance. Carl Orff wants them used among others in his dramatic work "Oedipus der Tyrann" ("Oedipus the Tyrant", "Großes Klappholz"). The wooden bars produced by Kolberg Percussion have a rectangular basic shape and are clapped together strongly at their curved side.

 

Sizes

1491hyoshigi, high pitch26 cm
1493hyoshigi, low pitch30 cm

 

Sound

very sharp, bright, penetrating sound rich in harmonics

Traditionally the pair consists of a deeper, "male" and a higher, "female" bar.

 

Material

German black locust

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Weight: 0.918 kg
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