free-reed


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Noun1.free-reed - a reed that does not fit closely over the aperture
beating-reed instrument, reed instrument, reed - a musical instrument that sounds by means of a vibrating reed
free-reed instrument - a wind instrument with a free reed
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The full moon then crossfades into the round face of a Hmong baby, over mysterious melodies of a buzzing raj nplaim free-reed pipe, and the chirping of birds.
It's a free-reed instrument and works by blowing air through a mouthpiece.
The bandoneon, which Rodolfo Mederos performs with, is a type of concertina (a free-reed musical instrument similar to the accordion and the harmonica) particularly popular in Argentina, Uruguay, and Lithuania.