Type: Notched Flute > Aerophones.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 421.111-12
Country: Korean Peninsula.
Region: Far East Asia.
Specimen: 2 in collection.
Acquisition Source: Value Village, Hastings Sunrise & Randy Raine-Reusch @ asza.com.
Description: The danso also spelled tanso is a notched, end-blown vertically held bamboo flute that is used in Korean folk music. It is traditionally made of bamboo, but since the 20th century it has also been made of plastic.