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What is a harmony flute?

What is a harmony flute?

The flute harmony wheel suggests additional keys that can be played together. Starting with the key of the lower pitched flute, one can move around the harmony wheel in a clockwise motion, either counting around 5 or 7 notes to find a flute of higher pitch that should play in harmony with the first flute.

What is a drone flute?

A drone flute, also called a “double” or “duel” flute, is basically two flutes which are connected. The end of a Stellar Drone flute showing the two bores that are side by side. The idea is that one side plays like a normal flute while the other side harmonizes with a single “drone” note.

Can you make an ocarina out of clay?

A pound of clay will make an ocarina about the size of a medium orange. Cut the ball in half through its middle. Pinch the two halves into bowl shapes. Cradle the clay in one hand and shape it with the thumb and index finger of the other.

Which instrument is made from clay?

The xun was initially made of stone, baked clay, or bone, and later of clay or ceramic; sometimes the instrument is made with bamboo….Xun (instrument)

Woodwind instrument
Classification aerophone
Hornbostel–Sachs classification 421.221.42 (vessel flute)
Developed c.1600 BCE (Xia Dynasty)

What is a ceramic flute called?

Variations exist, but a typical ocarina is an enclosed space with four to twelve finger holes and a mouthpiece that projects from the body. It is traditionally made from clay or ceramic, but other materials are also used, such as plastic, wood, glass, metal, or bone.

What are the 3 members of the flute family?

It is not unusual for a performer who plays the flute to switch to other members of the flute family: the piccolo, alto flute and bass flute.