How do you make an idiophone?
Well all u have to do is...... Look on google and type in how to diophone and it should come up with useful information
An idiophone is any musical instrument which creates sound primarily by way of the instrument's vibrating, without the use of strings or membranes. Therefore, all tuned percussion instruments (primarily keyboard instruments like marimbas, xylophones, vibraphones, etc) are idiophones. Even woodblocks, maracas, and triangles are considered idiophones. Basically any percussion instrument that isn't a "drum" is an idiophone.
What is the classification for a solid instrument that produces sound when it is hit scraped or struck?
What do you call the group of instrument which produce sound by being hit shaken scraped or stamped on?
The quena is a bamboo flute native to the Andes. The alto ophicleide, a type of keyed bugle, is sometimes called a quintclave. The cuatro, a small guitar, is sometimes spelled quatro. Quintephone is is a proposed fifth category of instruments (after idiophone, membranophone, chordophone, and aerophone), defined as instruments that make their sounds "informatically," such as synthesizers.
Percussion instruments are divided up by the way they make their sound. Membranophones: the prefix refers to a membrane, such as a drum head. Membranophones are the largest category of percussion instruments; based on the classification system, they can be further divided by shape or method of playing (hands, sticks, etc.). Idiophones: the prefix idio- means self, so idiophones make sounds when they themselves vibrate. The most common type of idiophone is the struck idiophone…
Not quite sure what you are asking here, but.... Percussion can be broken down into two families of instruments, the membranophones and the idiophones. the membranophones are the skinned drums. the idiophones are the rest of the percussion family, they use their bodies to make a sound, so are self-sounding (the meaning of idiophone). Beyond these calsses, we can talk about the types of materials used to make idiophones metal glass wood bone stone plastic…
Per Wikipedia, A caxixi is a percussion instrument consisting of a closed basket with a flat-bottom filled with seeds or other small particles. The caxixi is an indirectly struck idiophone. It is found across Africa and South America In Capoeira music, the caxixi is played along with the berimbau. In West Africa it is used by singers and often alongside drummers.