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Musical Saw
Rhodri Marsden
Rhodri Marsden
1961 – 1962
Collection 1
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Compositions , Metals , Musical saw , Pitch , Pitch , Timbre

Collection 1 #50

You heard the sound of the musical saw, playing the song ‘Moon River’. The saw the musician uses is the same as one you could use to saw wood, but without the spiky teeth! He bends the saw in a special way and plays the edge with a violin bow. The more he bends the...
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