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Ad Libs: Sing me a cimbalom

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace, arts & entertainment editor of the Palo Alto Weekly, on Oct 27, 2009

It wasn't your everyday orchestra moment at the Palo Alto Philharmonic on Saturday: In the middle of a concert, somebody brings out a cimbalom.

But, hey. If you're playing the folk-rich "Hary Janos" by Kodaly, you've got to have a concert hammered dulcimer from Central/Eastern Europe. The cimbalom is a particular star in the "Intermezzo" movement...

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