Last modified on 6 January 2015, at 08:28

葫蘆笙

ChineseEdit

bottle gourd; calabash (mus. instr.)
trad. (葫蘆笙) 葫蘆
simp. (葫芦笙) 葫芦

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

葫蘆笙

  1. (music) hulusheng, a free-reed wind instrument similar to the sheng, consisting of multiple bamboo pipes of various lengths inserted into a wind chest made from a dried gourd; most commonly found in the Yunnan province of southwest China where it is used primarily by members of several ethnic minorities