But I found this interesting feed about new, unique and unusual instruments being created. These go beyond global music.
Bjork is always exploring new sounds and has used a Gameleste on some recent recordings. It is a combination of gamelan and celeste.
If you thought a trombone was awkward, how about this Bellowphone? It looks like a hybrid of a saxophone that mated with a pipe organ.
Or even bigger yet - the solar powered Sharpsichord. Check out the full link with videos below:
Mental Floss - Instruments