Name: Caito de caña
Type: Fipple > Duct Flute > Aerophones.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 421.221.12
Region: Iberian Peninsula & Western Europe.
Description: The Caito de caña is a fipple / duct flute that was widely used by shepherds, children and dulzineros. The sizes of this instrument are variable depending on the maker. It is more of a recreational “hobby” instrument then anything else. They could have between 4 and 8 holes. It can be found throughout the peninsula.