dulcitone (Acoustic keyboard tuning fork idiophone)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Like a piano, but here keyed hammers hit tuning forks.

Relationships

invented by (as dulcitone):Thomas Machell (instrument inventor) (1860 – 1869)
invented by (as typophone):Victor Mustel (Parisian instrument inventor and creator) (1860)
derivations:celesta (Struck metal plate keyboard instrument)
related instruments:Rhodes piano (Electric keyboard tuning fork idiophone)
type of:percussion idiophone
Wikidata:Q1264755 [info]