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date: 19 October 2019

Botgeflocked

  • Raymond Ammann

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Panpipe of the island of Espíritu Santo in Vanuatu. It has six to eight graduated bamboo tubes and is used in ensemble for polyphonic performance. The names of the tubes correspond to the members of a family. For example, in the Morouas language the longest tube is called tinan (mother), the second longest ...

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