Dvojnice

Name: Dvojnice.
Type: Double Duct Flute > Aerophones.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 421.221.12
Country: Croatia, Serbia & Montenegro.
Region: Balkans & South Eastern Europe.

Description: The 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.

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