Arghūl [arġūl, argul, arghoul, yavghul]
- William J. Conner
- and Milfie Howell
Double clarinet with a cylindrical bore, composed of melody pipe and drone pipe each with single beating reeds; the drone is much longer than the melody pipe. The arghūl belongs to the family of idioglot clarinets, which includes the zummāra, çifte (Turkey), launeddas (Sardinia) etc.; its similarity to the double ...