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This simple toy sounds like a swarm of bees.
Build a cuíca—a musical instrument—and play with vibrations.
Wrap a string around your head and pluck to play music.
Listen to the sound of rain falling—anytime, anywhere.
Get Bach to the fundamentals.
Play songs by banging a PVC pipe against your palm.
Hold a seashell to your ear to hear a steady roar.
Make beautiful music with sticks, straws, and rubber bands.
Two lips make sound.
This surprising instrument is fun to make—and even more fun to play.
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Attribution: Exploratorium Teacher Institute
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