Pey prabauh [pay a]
- Terry E. Miller
Oboe of Cambodia. The cylindrical body, about 30 cm long, is of wood or bamboo and has a large double reed about 8 cm long inserted into the upper end. Above the seven fingerholes, there is often another hole covered with a membrane of the thin inner lining of bamboo to add a buzzing effect (mirliton). It is used exclusively in village ensembles for spirit ceremonies and weddings. The Chinese ...