NOVICA Decorative Wood Traditional Peruvian Quena Flute, Brown, ‘Jacaranda’

NOVICA, in association with National Geographic, works together with talented artisan designers around the world to produce stunning, keepsake treasures. Our mantra is to spread global happiness, so rest assured – we’ll do ever…

NOVICA, in association with National Geographic, works together with talented artisan designers around the world to produce stunning, keepsake treasures. Our mantra is to spread global happiness, so rest assured – we’ll do everything we possibly can to ensure you’re a happy customer.

About this item : The rich grain of jacaranda wood lends its extraordinary beauty to this quena flute. Crafted by hand, it is a legacy of the Inca and an indispensable instrument in today’s traditional Peruvian music. Benito Tito perforates holes of different widths to ensure a sweet sound. Its case emulates pre-Hispanic textiles. A fingering chart is included.

– Carrying case included

About our Artist : Benito Tito, known to his friends as Tito Peru, is an expert at crafting traditional Peruvian musical instruments, such as ‘zampona’ and ‘quena’ flutes, the ‘antara,’ ‘roncadora,’ ‘tamasca,’ tambourines, ‘taymuro,’ and ocarinas. Each one is handcrafted with rustic tools. ‘Aiding in the preservation of our musical heritage is my family’s legacy. We have carefully crafted traditional instruments for generations,’ he says.

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