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Thank you Like Like. Additional pitches can be played by cross-fingering and half-holing and a G instrument would typically also be played in the keys of D, C and sometimes Bb. However, I can play the lowest note all holes covered and the highest note no holes covered.

Typical booklets say the following: I also love Irish music. Workbooks, Study Guides in Chinese. It is a fascinating and hauntingly gorgeous instrument. Bau may also like. Hello, I recently received a hulusi I ordered in the mail and I’m having trouble annd it. Becoming by Michelle Obama Hardcover Book 3. At the same time, however, and while you are waiting for your book to arrive, listen to as much hulusi material as you can find on the Internet.

This item doesn’t belong on this page. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: So the fingering is somewhat similar to the transverse flute or saxophone. When your blowing hard enough there is a fair amount of resistance. Typical booklets say the following:. About this product Synopsis The first English language book to focus on these traditional free reed wind instruments from Southwestern China, providing complete instruction for the absolute beginner.


These two songs are also the easier ones for Bawu. Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade tl was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag.

In fact this book is perfect to begin with, regardless of your background level, although some experience with at least a tin-whistle, recorder, or harmonica, would certainly help.

I know Irish people are adn friendly and love music a lot. Bawu has 7 holes, 6 on the front and 1 on the back. Opening hole 6 while blowing hard gets you La; opening 5 and 6, Si; opening all right hand holes, Do. I soon realized that I was not blowing hard enough.

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How to Play Bawu

The solution to that is throat resonance. Do you know where I can get a replacement reed for the Bawu?

Hi, Parisa, thank you for your appreciation hulysi Chinese Bawu. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here From then on we get Re if we also open 3, Mi if 2 and 3, and high So if only 0 is covered. This causes problems because one would then hear a sorry-sounding downward glissando after every attempt to play a staccato, instead of a hard cut-off. Paperback Nonfiction Books in Chinese.


I look forward to learning to play it. Unknown January 30, at 1: Paperback Books for Children in Chinese. They just don’t sound no matter what I do. Following the directions strictly, howw one wound run into a problem with tonguing and staccatos. Both drone pipes doesn’t have a hole.

Reed is located inside the top end of the main pipe. When the air-flow is cut off, the freely vibrating reed with feel the pressure lessen and revert to the fundamental resonance, which is either a low Mi or low Fa. From left to right, number the holes 0 to 6, with 0 corresponding to the left thumb hole.

Think of it as an extension to setting an embouchure. We will post more articles on Bawu in the near future and hope you will enjoy reading them. Hi Ben, the reed of bawu is very sensitive. Paperback Children in Ans. Main Pipe is the melody pipe. How do I play the chord?