- Margaret J. Kartomi
- and Mayco A. Santaella
Percussion instrument of central Sulawesi, combining elements of an idiophone and struck aerophone. It was formerly used throughout Sulawesi; in northern Sulawesi it is known as a jarumbi mandar. It is a bamboo tube closed by a node at the bottom end, and cut away in the upper two-thirds of its length to form two tongues about 3 cm apart. The tube is a tuned air column. It ...