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KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE | Hand crafted wooden gifts | Wooden flute | Flute instrument | Musical gifts | Traditional instrument | 33cm (L)
KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE | Hand crafted wooden gifts | Wooden flute | Flute instrument | Musical gifts | Traditional instrument | 33cm (L)
KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE | Hand crafted wooden gifts | Wooden flute | Flute instrument | Musical gifts | Traditional instrument | 33cm (L)
KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE | Hand crafted wooden gifts | Wooden flute | Flute instrument | Musical gifts | Traditional instrument | 33cm (L)
KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE | Hand crafted wooden gifts | Wooden flute | Flute instrument | Musical gifts | Traditional instrument | 33cm (L)
KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE | Hand crafted wooden gifts | Wooden flute | Flute instrument | Musical gifts | Traditional instrument | 33cm (L)
KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE | Hand crafted wooden gifts | Wooden flute | Flute instrument | Musical gifts | Traditional instrument | 33cm (L)
KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE | Hand crafted wooden gifts | Wooden flute | Flute instrument | Musical gifts | Traditional instrument | 33cm (L)
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KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE | Hand crafted wooden gifts | Wooden flute | Flute instrument | Musical gifts | Traditional instrument | 33cm (L)

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This KENYAN BAMBOO FLUTE is a traditional instrument steeped in rich cultural heritage, they have been an integral part of the country s MUSICAL LANDSCAPE for centuries. As a member of the flute family, the bamboo flute shares similarities with various flutes worldwide.

Music has always played a vital role in Kenyan culture, and the bamboo flute holds a special place in religious ceremonies, storytelling, and celebrations. As a CEREMONIAL INSTRUMENT, it has been used to invoke spirits, pay homage to ancestors, and mark important life events like weddings and funerals.

The Kenyan bamboo flute, often referred to as the CHANTER, is a HANDCRAFTED WOODEN GIFT representing the SKILLED CRAFTSMANSHIP OF KENYAN ARTISANS. It measures 33cm long, with a simple yet elegant design. The flutes body consists of hollowed out bamboo with finger holes along its length, allowing the musician to control the pitch and produce various notes.

While its appearance may seem straightforward, the making of the flute requires PRECISION AND EXPERTISE. Artisans carefully select the bamboo, ensuring the right thickness and QUALITY. They meticulously carve the instrument, paying attention to the angle and size of the finger holes to achieve the DESIRED TONAL RANGE.

The Kenyan bamboo flute possesses a unique sound that distinguishes it from other flutes worldwide. Its MELLIFLUOUS AND SOULFUL NOTES can express a wide range of emotions, from JOY AND CELEBRATION to contemplation and grief.