shepherd's pipe

Definitions of shepherd's pipe
  1. noun
    a small bagpipe formerly popular in France
    synonyms: musette
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    type of:
    a tubular wind instrument; the player blows air into a bag and squeezes it out through the drone
  2. noun
    a small fipple flute with four finger holes and two thumb holes
    synonyms: flageolet, treble recorder
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    tabor pipe
    a small fipple flute that is played with the left hand while the right hand is free to beat a tabor
    type of:
    fipple flute, fipple pipe, recorder, vertical flute
    a tubular wind instrument with 8 finger holes and a fipple mouthpiece
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