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  • n. Javan flute made of bamboo

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Javanese direct flute or flageolet, usually having six holes.


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  • To this they add violin, traditional percussion, the suling bamboo flute, and cool, soulful vocal work from their female singer Neng Dini Andriatti.

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  • Several success stories for Indonesia include research on developing batik patterns using a computer program and a traditional Indonesian instrument, the suling bambu (bamboo flute), known for its variability in dimension and pitch.

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  • Other traditional musical instruments he makes are the angklong (bamboo tubes which produce a resonant pitch when struck), suling (bamboo flute) and bungkau (jaw harp).



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