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traditional Middle Eastern single-reed musical instrument
|Subclass of||single-reed instrument|
English: The mijwiz (Arabic: مجوز, DIN: miǧwiz) is a traditional musical instrument of Lebanon, Jordan, Syria and the Druze. Its name in Arabic means "dual," or "married" because of its consisting of two, short, bamboo reed pipes put together, making the mijwiz a double-pipe, single-reed woodwind instrument. The mijwiz consists of two pipes of equal length, between 6 and 8 centimeters; each pipe has around five or six small holes for fingering.
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- Museu de la Mediterrània de Torroella de Montgrí (84)- mijwes jordània.jpg 1,576 × 2,386; 1.7 MB