The World's Most Irritating instrument

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robcat2075
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The World's Most Irritating instrument

Post by robcat2075 » Sat Oct 13, 2018 12:05 am

It is called the Savart's Wheel.

It clearly draws inspiration from the ethereal-sounding glass armonica of Benjamin Franklin fame, but the similarity stops there...



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Re: The World's Most Irritating instrument

Post by BGuttman » Sat Oct 13, 2018 12:13 am

That's as bad as two piccolos :lol:
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Re: The World's Most Irritating instrument

Post by timothy42b » Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:43 am

I expected you were exaggerating.

The opposite was true. Oh my goodness!

(gotta make one)
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Re: The World's Most Irritating instrument

Post by Kingfan » Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:21 am

:roll: I think a beginner on an oboe might be just as bad... :roll:
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Re: The World's Most Irritating instrument

Post by Posaunus » Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:07 pm

I'm not sure I'd term this monstrosity an "instrument;"
I'm sure I wouldn't call it "musical!" :twisted:
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Re: The World's Most Irritating instrument

Post by robcat2075 » Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:04 pm

I admire his tasteful use of glissando espressivo. A lost art.
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