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In all other cases you should see a musical instrument, a musical interface, a sound sculpture making music, a weird musical instrument, an odd musical instrument, an experimental musical instrument.

You can also find information about builders of musical instruments or artists using some of the strangest musical instruments you can find on earth. Just browse this pages to find some of the novelty instruments and get some inspiration to make your own musical instruments or sound machines and let me know.

Octobass
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The Octobass is a very large bowed string instrument. It\'s a three stringed large (+/- 3.5 m in length) version of the double bass.

The Ocotbass is so large and it\'s strings so thick that it\'s impossible for one musician to play it. It\'s normally played by two musicians, one to bow the strings and the other to control the levers and footpedals that control the fingerboard settings.


Octobass (http://www.flickr.com/photos/contrabass/68801092/in/set-1462234/)
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France
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Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume
Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume
(1798–1875) French violin maker
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Octobass (http://www.flickr.com/photos/contrabass/68801092/in/set-1462234/)