flageolet (french 16th century fipple flute)

~ Wind instrument


while today it is obscure, it was developed and improved for 400 years, the French flageolet has 4 holes in front and two thumb holes in the back


from: France
derivations: English flageolet (English "improved" flageolet)
related instruments: three-hole pipe (european 11th century pipe)
subtypes: flabiol (Small Catalan fipple flute)
type of: fipple flute
Wikidata: Q1001877 [info]
information page: http://www.flageolets.com/ [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:F149_Flageolett.tif [info]