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- Armenian Shvi Bass
Professional Bass Shvi from Armenia
EthnicTune proud to present professional line of Armenian Bass Shvi aerophones. Bass Shvi is national whistle, fipple flute. Made of mountain apricot wild wood from Armenian Mountains.
Bass shvi have a lyrical timbre, and often used in national ensembles. We have 3 low timbre shvi in D, E and F keys.
The lower octave has a timbre similar to a recorder whereas the higher octave sounds similar to a piccolo or flute. 8-hole traditional flute. Typically, most Armenian duduk or zurna players learn the shvi before moving on to either instrument.