street organ

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a musical instrument that makes music by rotation of a cylinder studded with pegs

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His 40-year-old Perlee street organ built by a famous Dutch organ maker is now his pride and joy.
I raise this now for two reasons: because the letters page of a top Fleet Street organ has been flooded by correspondence on the "to shave or not to shave" question.
Heartfelt message of thanks I HAVE just returned from taking part in an International Street Organ Festival, which is held in Weert, a town in the Limburg area of the Netherlands.
It was the rainbow-coloured street organ that initially caught Evonne's eye - that and the organ's owner nearby.
Meet a strolling raffin street organ player on Thursday and Friday and enjoy the company of clowns as they make balloon animals today, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
Saltburn's town crier will be on hand to tell people which shops are open and music will be provided by a brass band and street organ.
My wife and I had a break in Amsterdam last week and were surprised to see black-faced dolls everywhere including in a chocolate shop window and tied to the front of a street organ, the latter in the company of a Santa doll.
There was musical entertainment from a street organ and some guests danced in the marquee.
Away from the bells, dip into the appropriately named National Museum from Musical Clock to Street Organ.
Other attractions will include a heritage walk around Dewsbury, a street organ and a variety of stalls.
The doctor stated that on September 3 the boy continued to play a street organ in front of his house when requested not to do so.
de Boer has been invited to pose naked in the pages of one depressingly predictable Fleet Street organ.
MUSIC WHILE YOU SHOP: John and Tina playing a street organ in West Orchards.
So imagine the joviality in Hereford Town Centre on the weekend of May 14 to 16, when 50 street organists, including east and west German and Dutch visitors, roll out their musical barrels for the International Street Organ Festival.