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date: 15 November 2019


  • Valdis Muktupāvels


Natural horn of Latvia. It was made of ram, cow, or aurochs horn, 35 to 60 cm long, or occasionally of wood in the shape of an animal horn, with a separate or integral mouthpiece and without fingerholes. The instruments usually had decorative brass or bronze fittings on the narrow end. They were played while hunting, herding, and during the night watches. ...

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