The Sistrum – and How to Make One

Little, J. D. (1999) The Sistrum – and How to Make One. FoMRHI Quarterly [Journal of the Fellowship of Makers and Researchers of Historic Instruments] (97). pp. 29-33.

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This article explains how a practical sistrum may be made - and one with sufficient volume and appropriate brightness to be of use within the context of Western orchestral music written during the nineteenth-century and onwards.

Publication Type: Articles
Additional Information: Communication No.1673. (Scanned back copies of FoMRHI Quarterly are freely available via the link provided.)
Uncontrolled Keywords: sistrum, percussion, Isis, Ancient Egypt, Cleopatra, Hector Berlioz, Les Troyens, Georges Kastner
Subjects: M Music and Books on Music > MT Musical instruction and study
Divisions: Academic Areas > Conservatoire
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Depositing User: Jonathan Little
Date Deposited: 12 Jan 2017 13:48
Last Modified: 21 Aug 2017 09:45

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