Through the years, whistles have evolved into an important element of traditional Brazilian Samba.
Their unique and versatile musical voice has helped to shape the definitive musical sound and style commonly known today as "Latin" music. Most interestingly, Samba whistles, many with triple tones and intricate rhythmic possibilities, have become a standard piece on the performing percussionists table. Mine is authentic, handcrafted by Brazilian artisans,all done in Brazilian Rosewood offering the very best in traditional Samba whistle design and tone. Little Tinamou Samba Whistle emulates the call of The Little Tinamou, (Crypturellus soui), a member of the most ancient groups of bird families, the ......TURURIM or CANELA PARDA (Brown cannon-beoned bird)
How to use in nature: Turn the larger cavity towards the mouth. Breathe in producing a trill sound at the end (see whistle #16 whose tone is more deep, but the process is the same.
This whistle is only 1/2" high with a circle shape measuring 3/4", very light and needs to be sucked on instead of blowing....it is also used to call the little rain forest monkeys ...go figure ! Enjoy this whistle if you are a musician, a naturalist , an educator or a collector of fine handcrafts. I can answer any questions you may have via email. Buy with Confidence .....all previous buyers loved this product .
To listen to this whistle please go to:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSQDvJkBROU&feature=player_embedded
All other whistles are also available and I can combine shipment. Thank you for looking and please tell a friend.
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