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balafon

Saltos de línea: bala|fon
Pronunciación: /ˈbaləfɒn
 
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Definición de balafon en inglés:

sustantivo

A large xylophone with hollow gourds as resonators, used in West African music.
Example sentences
  • In Malinke traditional music, men drum and play balafons (xylo-phones made from wood and gourds).
  • One composition may highlight the possibilities of the balafon whilst another concentrates on the ngoni or Kora.
  • And the tinkle of kora and the woody tones of the balafon xylophone are skillfully combined with the sounds of an Egyptian orchestra.

Origen

via French from Manding bala 'xylophone' + fo 'to play'.

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