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Participants are encouraged to dress up according to a theme, decorate their bikes, and bring noisemakers like bongos, shakers and tambourines.
Napoli donned a rainbow cape and conducted the ceremony which included a chicken, a pinata and a clubhouse full of kazoos and tambourines.
Music teachers showed children how to properly hold and play a variety of instruments, including a child-sized violin, cello, guitar, ukulele and tambourine and well as a full-size flute, keyboard, trumpet and trombone.
A girl clanged bells, another drummed on a tambourine.
The performance was more expansive and fit the high energy music well, the men leaping and spinning with ready exuberance, Ayers offering a smoother, balletic solo before joining their fray, pushed by the thudding drum and tingling tambourine.
But there’s a whole pop apparatus around him — a tambourine shaking, a firm beat, happy backup voices — to insist that Weezer’s kind of music is far from extinct.
Band members switched out instruments mid-song, with the swaps from tambourine to flute or electric to acoustic guitar mirroring the disconnect voiced by leader Robin Pecknold.
The students were greeted by teachers and staff cheering and playing tambourines, and other instruments.
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Origin and Etymology of tambourine
First Known Use: 1579See Words from the same year
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