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a bell hung around the neck of cow so that the cow can be easily located

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The composer organizes his instruments into a three-group configuration--one group comprised of metals, another of membranes, and a third with mixed sonorities of cow bell, snare drum, and wood drum, thus enhancing the contrapuntal writing by using timbre to delineate the individual lines.
It's not just the African hand drum or cow bell or gospel choir that you might hear woven into a pop arrangement.
Some people wear costumes and there is a whole lot of cow bell ringing to keep the mood light.
Among his finds over the years have been African wall hangings, Picasso prints and a Swiss cow bell which he uses to call his five dogs in at night.
Excellent single Sister Saviour sounded great in the warehouse-like Academy and the band's use of a cow bell and early 90s rave dancing was a joy to watch.
Throw in a bit of big band, an electric sitar and - honestly - a cow bell and you've got one of the most exciting records of 2009.
The percussive deluge of On Board - complete with a Saturday Night Live-esque cow bell solo - inspires mass chanting of the song's refrain, while early B-side Your Love - early technical difficulties aside - is Candy Staton all over.
Around the corner, the cow bell clanged on the pushcart of a vendor selling paleterias, frozen treats in robust fruit flavors.
Dogged determination and counting-through-gritted-teeth saw the Conservatoire's Contemporary Music Ensemble through John Adam's complex Chamber Symphony, the initial settling down period helped along by the relentless 'tock' of a cow bell.
I get to play a lot of guitar with Otra Vez, whereas with Como No it's cow bell, clave and a bit of guitar
Only bird song and the occasional clank of a cow bell break the peace.
One bell is rung when either a free handbag (up to $30 value) is earned, the other is an oversized cow bell that is rung with a special announcement - "Ladies.
And when nothing else worked, when the Kings had exhausted every last remedy, when every last cow bell had been rung, they turned to extreme measures.
There he was presented with an enormous cow bell to take back to his Highgrove farm.
One bell is rung when a free handbag (up to $30 value) is earned; another, oversized cow bell chimes with a special announcement - "Ladies.