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Metallophones

Metallophones are a distinct type of idiophone instrument marked by tuned metal bars arranged in one or more rows. There is a great deal of variance in the construction of metallophone instruments. The first metallophones were found in China and have been dated to circa 700 C.E., although some ...

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