Profession membranophone musical instruments maker
Membranophone musical instruments makers create and assemble parts to make membranophone instruments to specified instructions or diagrams. They stretch and attach the membrane to the frame of the instrument, test the quality and inspect the finished instrument.
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- Enterprising / Conventional
- Realistic / Artistic
- Musical instruments materials
The characteristics of composite materials, felts, glues, leathers and skins, metals and precious metals, woods and wood derivatives to create musical instruments.
- Types of drums
Drums can be classified according to the manner of sound production and shape such as tubular drums, kettle drums, friction drums, mirlitons and frame drums. The division can also be based on the materials used for their production such as leather-headed drums, clay drums, wood drums and metal drums.
The process of working with metals to create individual parts, assemblies, or large-scale structures.
- Tuning techniques
Tuning pitches and techniques and musical temperaments for the various instruments.
- Organic building materials
The types and processing of organic materials to build products or parts of products.
- Types of membranes
The materials used for the drumhead of membranophone musical instruments include animal skin, plastic and synthetic fibers such as aramid fibers.
Process of shaping wood on a lathe and its types, namely spindle turning and faceplate turning.
- Musical instruments
The different musical instruments, their ranges, timbre, and possible combinations.
- Repair musical instruments
Attach new strings, fix frames or replace broken parts of musical instruments.
- Assemble musical instrument parts
Assemble parts together such as the body, strings, buttons, keys, and others to create the final musical instrument.
- Create musical instrument parts
Design and create parts such as keys, reeds, bows, and others for musical instruments.
- Produce drum components
Choose the appropriate materials and tools, and build the different drum parts such as the shell, the top and bottom hoops, the top and bottom heads, and tension rods.
- Maintain musical instruments
Check and maintain musical instruments.
- Apply a protective layer
Apply a layer of protective solutions such as permethrine to protect the product from damage such as corrosion, fire or parasites, using a spray gun or paintbrush.