Tuganang (Palaw’an)

 

Name: Tuganang

Classification: Bamboo buzzer

Description: A single node of bamboo cut midway to form two vibrating tongues.  The body is incised with the ancient Palaw’an script.  It is struck against the palm and is played as a solo instrument.

Ethnolinguistic Group: Palaw’an

Place: Palawan

Date Collected: 1996


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