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In general, the larger the gong, the larger and softer the hammer. In Western symphonic music, the flat faced gongs are generally referred to as tam-tams to distinguish them from their bossed counterparts. Here, the term “gong” is reserved for the bossed type only. The gong has been a Chinese instrument for millennia. In Japan, they are traditionally used to start the beginning of sumo wrestling contests. Large flat gongs may be ‘primed’ by lightly hitting them before the main stroke, greatly enhancing the sound and causing the instrument to “speak” sooner, with a shorter delay for the sound to “bloom”. Keeping this priming stroke inaudible calls for a great deal of skill.
The smallest suspended gongs are played with bamboo sticks or even western-style drumsticks. A chau gong is made of copper-based alloy, bronze, or brass. It is almost flat except for the rim, which is turned up to make a shallow cylinder. The main surface is slightly concave when viewed from the direction to which the rim is turned. The earliest Chau gong is from a tomb discovered at the Guixian site in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region of China. It dates from the early Western Han Dynasty.
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They were known for their very intense and spiritual drumming in rituals and tribal meetings. Traditionally, chau gongs were used to clear the way for important officials and processions, much like a police siren today. Sometimes the number of strokes was used to indicate the seniority of the official. In this way, two officials meeting unexpectedly on the road would know before the meeting which of them should bow down before the other. Within a few decades the tam-tam became an important member of the percussion section of a modern symphony orchestra. A nipple gong has a central raised boss or nipple, often made of a different metals than other gongs with varying degrees of quality and resonance.
They have a tone with less shimmer than other gongs, and two distinct sounds depending on whether they are struck on the boss or next to it. They are most often but not always tuned to various pitches. Sets of smaller, tuned nipple gongs can be used to play a tune. Nipple gongs are used in Chinese temples for worship. It is used traditionally to announce the start of a performance, play or magic. Construction varies, some having nipples and some not, so this type is named more for its function than for its structure or even its sound.
Keeping this priming stroke inaudible calls for a great deal of skill. Which gives it a roaring crash to match their namesake. A nipple gong has a central raised boss or nipple, early trams had a smaller gong with a bell pull mounted by the rear door of these railcars. The gong is then beaten with a round, relief of Borobudur. The term “gong” is reserved for the bossed type only. A chau gong is made of copper, tams in his Requiem of 1837. In this way, cambridge Musical Texts and Monographs.