Vibraphone used by Roy Ayers

Manufactured by
Alternate Mode KAT, American, founded 1985
Used by
Ayers, Roy, American, born 1940
Medium
metal, plastic
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2 7/8 x 46 3/4 x 11 1/8 in. (7.3 x 118.7 x 28.3 cm)
Type
vibraphones
musical instruments
Date
after 1985
Description
A malletKat Pro vibraphone used by Roy Ayers. The vibraphone has a silver base with thirty-seven large black bars and two smaller black bars.
Topic
African American
Jazz (Music)
Rhythm and blues (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Roy Ayers
Object number
2013.30.9
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Musical Instruments
Exhibition
Musical Crossroads
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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