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The Koudounia (Greek: κουδουνια), are percussion musical instruments, like bells. They are made from copper. When someone play with them, they could give a ringing sound. Originally the koudounia, used by people like an amulet which were protected the animals from the evil spirits. The koudounia later, became an auxiliary musical instrument.
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Greek musical instruments
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Koudounia, the origin of auxiliary instrument
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