, , , , , , , ,


  • The tone quality of a kazoo is determined by the quality of the membrane or resonator
  • You don’t blow into a kazoo; you HUM into the BIG end
  • Kazoos are not toys – they are musical instruments in the mirliton or membranophone family
  • Kazoo are NOT related to vuvuzelas
  • The kazoo was first produced in the USA around 1852. It was co-invented by a black man, Alabama Vest, and a German clockmaker, Thaddeus Von Klegg