Transverse Bamboo Flute

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Traditional Korean Musical Instruments - Wind - Flutes
... hanja 大琴 or 大笒) – A large transverse bamboo flute with buzzing membrane Junggeum (hangul 중금 hanja 中琴 or 中笒) – A medium-sized ...

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