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About this item: Handcrafted of smooth bamboo, the quena flute is a legacy of the Inca. Today it is an indispensable instrument in traditional Peruvian songs. Benito Tito perforates holes of different widths to ensure a professional sound. An owl adorns the flute and its fabric case emulates pre-Hispanic textiles.
– Carrying case included
About our Artist: Benito Tito, known to his friends as Tito Peru, is an expert at crafting traditional Peruvian musical instruments, such as ‘zampona’ and ‘quena’ flutes, the ‘antara,’ ‘roncadora,’ ‘tamasca,’ tambourines, ‘taymuro,’ and ocarinas. Each one is handcrafted with rustic tools. ‘Aiding in the preservation of our musical heritage is my family’s legacy. We have carefully crafted traditional instruments for generations,’ he says.
- Size: 15″ H x 1″ Diam.
- Authentic: an original NOVICA fair trade product in association with National Geographic.
- Certified: comes with an official NOVICA Story Card certifying quality & authenticity.
- Exceptional Artisan Quality by Benito Tito – crafted with care to be treasured for years to come.
- Product Info: Bamboo, acrylic case