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Job's Tears
... Job's tears is for musical instruments. Shaker gourds are probably one of the earliest musical instruments. In Africa, hollow ... gourd a loud shaker sound is produced--as good as any modern instrument for this purpose. Using the neck of the gourd as a handle, the sound of the bead net is amplified by the hollow gourd. See The WAYNE'S WORD Gourd ...
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Names Of Wildflowers
... just about every conceivable thing, including pincushions, brushes, houses, musical instruments, jewelry and the anatomy of animals. Just a few ... of its easily broken branches. The name "calabazilla" or little gourd (Cucurbita foetidissima) aptly describes this strong-scented, trailing ... shape of a lyre, a small, stringed, harp-like instrument used by ancient Greeks to accompany singers and reciters. ...
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The World of Gourds
... . Shaker gourds are probably one of the earliest of all musical instruments. In Africa, hollow gourds are covered with a loose ... against the gourd, a loud shaker sound is produced--as good as any modern instrument for this purpose. Using the neck of the gourd as a handle, the sound is amplified by the hollow interior. African shaker gourd ...
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