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Andean Panpipe

Reed Zampona Panpipe Flute Handmade Instrument from Peru

Was: $57.99
Now: $46.39
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SKU: 70600
Description
An instrument dating back to the Inca Empire, this panpipe features eleven reed tubes of graduated length are bound by colorful textiles. Known as a zampoña, this traditional Andean panpipe is handcrafted by Benito Tito.

Selecting the reeds according to size, Tito sands them and aligns them with precision. They are held in place with nylon monofilament and covered with synthetic fabric. A matching fabric case is included; it emulates pre-Hispanic textiles.
  • Castilla reeds
  • 0.18 lbs
  • 9.8 inches H x 6 inches W x 1 inches D
  • Made in Peru

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2 Reviews

  • 5
    I am very excited to learn how to use the pipes!

    Posted by Betsy on Feb 12th 2020

    I loved receiving my Andean pipes! They were contained in a lovely carrying case and the pipes themselves were meticulously cut and bound together. My only problem is that I do not know how to play them! I was able to get some soft notes out of them which was great, but I clearly need instruction. It would be wonderful if the very skilled artisan, Benito Tito, could put together a beginner?s guide to help someone like me get started. I would be very willing to pay extra for a beginner?s guide to using the pipes written by an expert like Benito Tito.

  • 5
    Benito Tito is a great craftsman!

    Posted by Mark on Jul 14th 2017

    Very well made Panpipe flutes and the bag is real well crafted, colorful and looks awesome!

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