Sybyzgy

Sybyzgy

 

a Kazakh wind instrument in the form of an end-blown flute. The instrument is 600–650 mm long and is similar in construction to the Tatar kurai.

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Turan performs on ancient Kazakh instruments, including the lute-like zhetygen, sherter, and dombra (all plucked); the kyl kobyz ("the most ancient bowed instrument on earth"); the flute-like sybyzgy and saz syrnay; together with a host of percussive instruments, mouth harps, and throat singing.