KASHT TARANG

by David Courtney working tools


Kasht tarang, a wooden xylophone of India

Kasht tarang is a type of xylophone or marimba used in India.  It is also called "kashth tharang".  It is characterized by the use of wooden resonating bars.   Unlike a xylophone, it has no resonating chambers.  This instrument is not very common.

 


 

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