Musical Instruments By Letter

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Native American Flute

A flute that is held in front of the player, has open finger holes, and has two chambers: one for collecting the breath of the player and a second chamber which creates sound.

*Usually considered a traditional instrument of North America.

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Nohkan

A high pitched, Japanese bamboo flute, commonly used in traditional Imperial Noh and Kabuki theatre

*Usually considered a traditional instrument of Japan.

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Instruments Whose Names Start With N