khene

~ Wind instrument

Description

The khene is a mouth organ from Laos and north-east Thailand which is also used by some ethnic minority groups in Vietnam. It typically consists of 14 bamboo pipes arranged into two rows which are connected to a small, hollowed-out hardwood windchest.

Relationships

from:Laos
Thailand
type of:mouth organ
Wikidata:Q1740479 [info]