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Istrian mih bagpipe chanter

An Istrian mih chanter. From a rough wooden blank to its final shape. Made in 2013.

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White Carniolan Bagpipe – plum and walnut wood

A bagpipe chanter – one of the two known types of diple chanters of White Carniola (Bela krajina). The instrument is and most likely has been played “parallely” with each hands covering toneholes on its own bore, using the same

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Bagpipe of Čičarija – plum and cherry wood

A reconstruction of a “mih” bagpipe of Golac village, following a preserved chanter fragment, kept in Ethnological Museum of Slovenia. The instrument is essentially a

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