Fluier – the Romanian 6 hole pipe

Fluier – the Romanian 6 hole pipe

The common fluier is the equivalent to the Irish tin whistle, but made out of wood with the lower aperture of reduced diameter. Similar instruments found in surrounding countries are known as; Frula (Serbia), Duduk (Bulgaria), Dentsvika (Ukraine), Dudka (Ukraine), Duduk (Serbian Vlach), Floghera (Greece), Fluier (Romania), Furulya (Hungary), Fujarka (Poland), Jedinca (Croatia), Ovcharska svirka (Turkey).

Published on 28th June 2018