Liru


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Liru

 

a Karelian wind instrument; a wooden conical pipe with a reed, a single mouthpiece, and four or five holes in the sides. Length, 400 mm.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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