Type: Open-Ended Flute > Aerophones.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 421.111.12
Description: The floghera [in Greek: φλογέρα, pronounced “floghera”] is a type of flute used in Greek folk music. It is a simple end-blown bamboo flute without a fipple, which is played by directing a narrow air stream against its sharp, open upper end. It typically has seven finger holes.
Citations: George Papadelis and George Papanikolaou 1991. “An acoustical approach to the Greek flogera”.