tarota (Wooden keyless shawm from Catalonia)

~ Wind instrument

Description

Traditional Catalan double reed of medieval origin. Used for cobla music in the 19th century, it mostly disappeared: current tarotas are a modern re-invention.

Relationships

from: Catalunya, Spain
derivations: tible (Catalan valved shawm used in cobla)
related instruments: gralla
tenora (Catalonian double reed descendant of shawm)
type of: double reed
shawm
Wikidata: Q2394487 [info]