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Cimpoi [cempoi, chimpoi, cimponi, ciumpoi, şimpoi, şimponi]locked

  • Tiberiu Alexandru


Bagpipe of Romania and Moldavia; in the Banat the instrument is known by the name of the chanter, carabǎ or carabǎ. It is sometimes also known by the plural form of the word: cimpoaie or cǎrǎbi. According to archeological sources, the bagpipe has been known in Romania since the 15th century. The Romanian ...

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