kōauau (Māori taonga pūoro small cross-blown flute)

~ Wind instrument

Description

cross-blown flute made of stone, bone or wood. It is 10 to 39 cm long, with usually 3, but everything from none to 5 holes is known.

Relationships

from: New Zealand
part of: taonga pūoro (Māori traditional instrument ensemble)
related instruments: pōrutu (Māori taonga pūoro two harmonic flute)
type of: flute
Wikidata: Q3030514 [info]
information page: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQOt4t9wGNs [info]