Deadline: 16th,Oct，11:00PM，2019（Beijing times）
As part of the subject students are to submit a 500 word research paper on a percussion instrument of their choice. The paper should incorporate historical research on a particular percussion instrument, a description of its playing techniques, broad use in traditional and popular settings and include information on particular recordings the participant has analysed that incorporate and/or feature this particular instrument.
2、The instrument I chose is surdo, or timbal. You only need to select one of the instruments