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  5. Sound Devices (hierarchy name)
  6. sound devices (equipment)
  7. [sound devices by acoustical characteristics]
  8. aerophones
  9. reeds (aerophones)
  10. reedpipes (confined aerophones)
  11. [reedpipes with double reed]
  12. [reedpipes with double reed: with conical bore]
  13. shawms
  14. sona
Scope note
Chinese shawms introduced from Central Asia before the 16th century, made of wood with a widely flared metal bell, seven front fingerholes and one rear thumbhole, and a flat lip rest.
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024