Night Owl

Peruvian Bamboo Quena Flute

$49.99
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SKU: 130976
Description
Handcrafted of smooth bamboo, the quena flute is a legacy of the Inca. Today it is an indispensable instrument in traditional Peruvian songs. Benito Tito perforates holes of different widths to ensure a professional sound. An owl adorns the flute and its fabric case emulates pre-Hispanic textiles.
  • Bamboo, acrylic case
  • 0.18 lbs
  • 15 inches H x 1 inches Diam.
  • Made in Peru

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Benito Tito

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3 Reviews

  • 5
    Finely crafted

    Posted by Gary on Apr 23rd 2019

    I prefer this size over the traditional Japanese shakuhachi for easier handling; very nice woven carrying case.

  • 5
    Beautiful flute

    Posted by Joanne on Jan 28th 2019

    What a beautiful flute! It sounds wonderful and comes with a lovely case to keep it safe. I love it!

  • 5
    Hermoisima - Aboslutely Beautiful

    Posted by Baggio on Nov 30th 2017

    If I have one thing I love collecting, it's flutes. And this quena is by far my favorite. The instrument itself is even more gorgeous than the pictures gives it credit for, the carving is almost spiritual, and the fabric case is mesmerizing. I know it sounds like hyperbole but I cannot express how impressed I am by the quality. And the sound? Professional, warm, and deep. It actually feeeeels good to play it. Te juro que esta hermosa, sin mentira.

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