Percussion mallet

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A percussion mallet or beater is an object used to strike or beat a percussion instrument in order to produce its sound.wikipedia
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A percussion mallet or beater is an object used to strike or beat a percussion instrument in order to produce its sound.
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.

Vibraphone

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Some mallets, such as vibraphone mallets, are normally just called mallets, others have more specialised names including:
It consists of tuned metal bars, and is usually played by holding two or four soft mallets and striking the bars.

Drum stick

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A drumstick is a type of percussion mallet used particularly for playing snare drum, drum kit and some other percussion instruments, and particularly for playing unpitched percussion.

Snare drum

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Drum sticks are beaters normally used in pairs, with each held in one hand, and are similar to or derived from the snare drum sticks that were subsequently adopted for kit drumming.
Snare drums are usually played with drum sticks, but other beaters such as the brush or the rute can be used to achieve different tones.

Xylophone

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The xylophone (from the Greek words ξύλον—xylon, "wood" + φωνή—phōnē, "sound, voice", meaning "wooden sound") is a musical instrument in the percussion family that consists of wooden bars struck by mallets.

Drum kit

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Drum sticks are beaters normally used in pairs, with each held in one hand, and are similar to or derived from the snare drum sticks that were subsequently adopted for kit drumming. Long used in orchestral music, in the mid 20th century rutes also became popular for many other purposes including kit drumming and bodhrán.
More rarely, other beaters such as cartwheel mallets (known to kit drummers as "soft sticks") may be used.

Glockenspiel

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A pair of hard, unwrapped mallets, generally with heads made of plastic or metal, are used to strike the bars, although mallet heads can also be made of rubber (though using too-soft rubber can result in a dull sound).

Regaltip

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Regal Tip is one of the world's largest manufacturers of drum sticks and other percussion mallets.

Suspended cymbal

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To do this, the percussionist uses a single-stroke roll on the outside edge of the cymbal, using soft mallets, one on each side.

Birch

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Mallet shafts are commonly made of rattan, birch, or synthetic materials such as fibreglass.
It is also a common material used in mallets for keyboard percussion.

Vic Firth

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Everett Joseph "Vic" Firth (June 2, 1930 – July 26, 2015) was an American musician and the founder of Vic Firth Company (formerly Vic Firth, Inc.), a company that makes percussion sticks and mallets.

Vater Percussion

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The company has always focused on percussion instruments, producing drum sticks, brushes and mallets.

Grip (percussion)

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In percussion, grip refers to the manner in which the player holds the percussion mallet or mallets, whether drum sticks or other mallets.

Bass drum

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The term beater is slightly more general; A mallet is normally held in the hand while a beater may be foot or mechanically operated, for example in a bass drum pedal; Drum stick is less general still, but still applied to a wide range of beaters.

Bodhrán

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Long used in orchestral music, in the mid 20th century rutes also became popular for many other purposes including kit drumming and bodhrán.

Rattan

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Mallet shafts are commonly made of rattan, birch, or synthetic materials such as fibreglass.

Fiberglass

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Mallet shafts are commonly made of rattan, birch, or synthetic materials such as fibreglass.

Timbre

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Different mallets are used primarily to alter the timbre of the mallet instrument being played.

Chord (music)

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More than two mallets may be used even when no chords are called for by the composer so that the performer has a wider range of timbres from which to select or to facilitate performance of music that moves rapidly between high and low, and if hit properly can switch between the two pitches.

Pitch (music)

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More than two mallets may be used even when no chords are called for by the composer so that the performer has a wider range of timbres from which to select or to facilitate performance of music that moves rapidly between high and low, and if hit properly can switch between the two pitches.

Brass

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