Type: Aerophones > Reeds > Heteroglots > Bagpipes >
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 422.112
Regions: Middle East.
Description: The Tulum or [in Laz: გუდა: guda] is a bagpipe that is played in Turkey and throughout the caucasus. It is played by a number of communities who live in this region. The name “Tulum” in Turkish translates as “a skin container”.
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