nose flute


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nose flute

n
(Instruments) (esp in the South Sea Islands) a type of flute blown through the nose
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Noun1.nose flute - a flute that is played by blowing through the nostrils (used in some Asian countries)nose flute - a flute that is played by blowing through the nostrils (used in some Asian countries)
flute, transverse flute - a high-pitched woodwind instrument; a slender tube closed at one end with finger holes on one end and an opening near the closed end across which the breath is blown
Translations
Nasenflöte
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He was inviting me to play the nose flute with them during one of their Sunday concerts at the Luneta, before I left for the Miss International Beauty contest at Long Beach, California.
Displayed at the event are indigenous musical instruments Sarunay (a Philippine metallophone of the Maguindanaon people), Tongali (a Kalinga nose flute) and Paldong (a Kalinga lip-valley flute).
In the same way, you could argue that laureate is a perfect rhyme with the Nepalese word gloreat, which describes an unwanted build-up of mucus in a nose flute, and czhoreat which is Serbo-Croatian for antidisestablishmentarianism.
On ITV's Queen of the World last night she also told of hearing a Polynesian nose flute performance.
The huge 'Nose Flute,' said to be the last 'epic painting' by muralist and National Artist Carlos 'Botong' Francisco, was sold for P63 million, more than double the floor price of P28 million.
About four years ago, Etan asked his father to teach him to play the mouth and nose flute. 'This has allowed me to get closer to my father,' he said, adding that music in Paiwan is more than melodies but another way of speaking.
The nose flute has never exactly become mainstream in the Western world, but its popularity in many other parts of the planet has been impressively enduring.
Sweet Sonic Alchemy: Crystal Singing Bowls - Nancy Hopps will present a powerfully joyful, deeply renewing experience that includes more than 20 alchemical crystal singing bowls, guided meditations, bamboo nose flute and vocal toning, with global healing intentions as well as personal issues such as specific physical or emotional healing, inner guidance about life issues or rejuvenation through relaxing sonic cleansing.
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On Saturday evening, the "entertainment" programme combined poetry, singing, a 'nose flute' solo and the young people singing with actions, with the afternoon to enjoy the bracing air by the sea.
"I'm about to see some Tibetan nose flute music," he tells me down the line from Scotland.
Iain Gray and Gordon Banks entertained workers at the Highland Spring factory with a super nose flute duet.