What are the examples of instrument in Cordillera?

What are the examples of instrument in Cordillera?

What are the examples of instrument in Cordillera?

Cordillera instrumental music is distinctively made up of two sound characteristics based on their respective materials. The first one is made of bamboo (flutes and percussion instruments), while the second is made of metal (gongs). These traditions however, are on their way to extinction due to several factors.

What is Cordillera string instrument?


String instrument
Hornbostel–Sachs classification 312.11 or 312.21 (Whole or half tube zither)
Related instruments
Takumbo, Valiha, Kulibit, Krem, Karaniing

What are the Idiophone instruments of Cordillera?

Ethnic Instruments of Cordilleras

  • Hornbostel-Sachs.
  • gangsa. pattong.
  • timawa.
  • Kulibaw.
  • patatag.
  • saggeypo.
  • tungali.
  • tongatong.

What is the most musical instruments in Cordillera?

Musical of the Cordillera

  • Bungkaka- bamboo buzzer.
  • Kullitong- polychordal bamboo tube zither.
  • Ulibaw/Kubing – bamboo jaw’s harp.
  • Patangguk– bamboo quill-shaped tube.
  • Pateteg – bamboo leg xylophone.
  • Paldong – bamboo lip-valley flute.

What is bamboo percussion instrument of Cordillera?

A tongatong is a percussion instrument made of various lengths of bamboo, which is found in the Kalinga province of the Philippines. It is played by hitting it against the earth.

What sound does Tongali produce?

shrill notes
The first instrument that caught my fancy was tongali, a flute that is played by streaming air through it by the nose. Made of bamboo, this end-blown flute produces shrill notes.

How it is play of Tongali?

One end of the pipe is cut at a node of the bamboo, and a blowing hole is cut in the center of the node. The player holds the flute at an angle and places the blowing hole against one nostril, then directs breath into the flutes through his nose. A solo instrument played only by men for courting and funeral.

What type of instrument is suling?

The suling is an end-blown flute is used in gamelan orchestras throughout Indonesia. Large gamelans, including flutes, drums, stringed instruments, and large hanging gongs and ranks of potlike gongs, may number over fifty instruments and are used for palace and other important events.

What are the Mindoro instruments?

Instruments of Mindoro

  • Gitgit – an instrument with 3 or 4 strings. It has a wooden body.
  • Batiwtiw – an instrument made from a bamboo. The strings are tied at both ends.
  • Kinaban – called a jaws harp which is made from a bamboo.
  • Kudlong – a zither made from a bamboo with two strings.