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Collection of strikers and beaters belonging to David Munrow

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Object type  Data Source Royal Academy of Music instrument Acknowledgement Presented by Christopher Hogwood CBE HonRAM. Collection The Christopher Hogwood and David Munrow Collection Description Percussion instrument: Collection of strikers and beaters belonging to David Munrow.

Comprising a matching pair of beechwood strikers, the remains of two drumsticks, a striker for a gong with a large fabric-covered head, a small turned striker of hardwood and a spatula-like striker (?). Classification woodwork Material brass Object type TypeLengthWidthHeightDiameterUnit (length)length of pair of strikers250millimetresgong striker270millimetressmall hardwood striker140millimetresspatula-like striker220millimetres Accession No 2012.469 People Munrow, David (John), performer Hogwood, Christopher CBE MA (Cantab) HonDMus HonRAM, performer Gallery

A Youthful Munrow

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