Definition and background:
A xylophone the range of which is extended downwards to include those pitches normally in the range of the marimba. This instrument is not a mix of the xylophone and the marimba, it is a xylophone with an extended range. The xylorimba has a range of four octaves ( c to c 4). It sounds one octaves higher than the written note.Written RangeSounds an octave higher
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