Type: Aerophones > Flutes > Duct > Double.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 421.211.12
Country: Croatia, Serbia & Montenegro.
Region: Balkans & South Eastern Europe.
Description: Dvojnice, diple or dvojanke, it is a traditional woodwind musical instrument in Serbian, Croatian and Montenegrin music. The dvojnice, may be found as a double pipe flute or as a bagpipe, but in either case is distinctive in that it incorporates two bores within one body, and thus creates two notes simultaneously. Generally, the left hand fingers a group of holes on the left side of the body, and the right on its side.