nadaswaram (South Indian large double reed)

~ Wind instrument


Similar to the north Indian shahnai, it has a 95 cm long hardwood body with 7 finger holes and 5 wax-fillable tuning holes and a wide flaring wooden bell; shorter variants have a metal bell.


from:South India
used in:carnatic classical
type of:double reed
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