1. Percussion instrument - Wikipedia

    A percussion instrument is a musical instrument that is sounded by being struck or scraped by a beater (including attached or enclosed beaters or rattles); struck, scraped or rubbed by hand; or struck against another similar instrument.


  2. Percussion section - Wikipedia

    The percussion section is one of the main divisions of the orchestra and the concert band. It includes most percussion instruments and all unpitched instruments. The percussion section is itself divided into three subsections: Pitched percussion...


  3. Percussion | Define Percussion at Dictionary.com

    • Percussion definition, the striking of one body against another with some sharpness; impact; blow.
    • the section of an orchestra or band comprising the percussion instruments.


  4. Percussion cap - Wikipedia

    The percussion cap, introduced circa 1820, was the crucial invention that enabled muzzleloading firearms to fire reliably in any weather. This gave rise to the caplock or percussionlock system. Before this development...


  5. Percussion - definition of percussion by The Free Dictionary

    • 3. The act of detonating a percussion cap in a firearm. 4. A method of medical diagnosis in which various areas of the body, especially the chest, back, and abdomen...


  6. Percussion instrument - New World Encyclopedia

    • Percussion imitates the repetition of the human heartbeat.
    • Anthropologists and historians often explain that percussion instruments were the first musical devices ever created.


  7. percussion - Wiktionary

    From Middle French, Old French percussion, from Latin percussiō (“striking”), from percutiō (“I strike”). (General American) IPA(key): /pɚˈkʌʃən/. Rhymes: -ʌʃən. percussion (countable and uncountable, plural percussions). (countable) The collision of two bodies in order to produce a sound. (countable)...


  8. Percussion | Definition of Percussion by Merriam-Webster

    • a : the striking of a percussion cap so as to set off the charge in a firearm. b : the beating or striking of a musical instrument.


  9. List of percussion instruments - Wikipedia

    This is a wide-ranging, inclusive list of percussion instruments. It includes: Instruments classified by Hornbostel–Sachs as struck or friction idiophones, struck or friction membranophones or struck chordophones.


  10. Percussion instrument - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Percussion instruments are instruments which are played by shaking or hitting. There are many different kinds of percussion instruments. A person who plays a percussion instrument is a percussionist.


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