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]