dizi (flutes)

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Scope note
Transverse bamboo flutes of China, having in addition to regular finger holes, an extra one next to the mouthpiece, covered by a membrane which vibrates during play, creating a characteristic buzzing timbre.
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024