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date: 15 November 2019


  • Claudie Marcel-Dubois


Folk oboe of Gascony, France. It is a long conical coil of bark held together with thorns. The double reed is a small tube of green bark which is flattened by the pressure of the lips. The bramevac is played by men, notably in charivari rituals, hence its second name, ...

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