A wind instrument is a musical instrument that contains some type of resonator (usually a tube), in which a column of air is set into vibration by the player blowing into (or over) a mouthpiece set at or near the end of the resonator.
Throughout history, various methods of musical instrument classification have been used. The most commonly used system divides instruments into string instruments, woodwind instruments, brass instruments and percussion instruments; however, other schemes have been devised.
Bansuri, bamboo flute. Probably the most well-known and most popular Indian wind instrument is the transverse bamboo flute bansuri. Its warm supple sound pleases Western and Indian ears alike. You can find our Special Offers for Bansuris here. Bansuri Standard – a simple beginner's instrument. Bansuri Premium – a precisely tuned instrument made from choice bamboo, meeting the highest standards. Reed instruments with their strikingly sharp and powerful sound are also very common in India.
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Last week we started talking about the origins of wind instruments and ended up with mobile apps. Let’s take it to the next level and talk about the EWI aka the electric wind instrument. There is a clear difference between the EWI and classical instruments in terms of sound and development.
The electric wind instrument or EWI is a truly versatile instrument. The air pressure allows for a considerable dynamic range and has a tonal range that can extend up to 8 octaves. The electric wind instrument uses the computer to generate all of its luxurious sounds.