Saleot [sarune buluh]
- Margaret J. Kartomi
Clarinet of the Mandailing, Angkola, and Minangkabau areas of North and West Sumatra, Indonesia. It has a slit rice-stalk single reed affixed to a short metal tube above a bone disk; the tube fits into a bamboo tube with four fingerholes. The bamboo tube terminates with a buffalo-horn bell with an end diameter of about 3 cm. The total length is about 50 cm. Except for the bell it resembles the ...