bodhran definition

  • noun:
    • A hand-held goatskin drum used in conventional Irish songs and often enjoyed a stick.
    • a form of frame drum utilized in Celtic songs, which was, by custom, struck with an animal bone tissue to make its sound, now more typically this is wood.

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