suling (Southeast asian bamboo fipple flute)

~ Wind instrument

Description

Made of bamboo, it has from 4 to 6 finger-holes and a small wedge-shaped fipple. There are many varieties all around Southeast Asia, it is also used in gamelan.

Relationships

from:Brunei
Indonesia
Malaysia
Philippines
Singapore
part of:gamelan (Indonesian traditional ensemble)
related instruments:saluang (West Sumatran end-blown flute.)
type of:fipple flute
picture:https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Suling.jpg [info]
Wikidata:Q2997443 [info]