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Bunong Musical Instrument: Choeng

The Choeng is made from copper. It is a round shape but without a convex dome in the middle. In the past, it was imported and sold in the villages. The elders wanted the Choeng to play for music so … Continue reading

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Bunong Musical Instrument: Rahome

  Rahome is produced from a bamboo stem. Its length is from 30-35 centimeters. Rahome can be played alone or played together with Kong Reng and Mapoartt. Bunong people have liked to use the Rahome since a long time ago. … Continue reading

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Bunong Musical Instrument: Mapoartt

Mapoartt is produced from 6 bamboo stems which have a diameter of 1.5 centimeter and a length from 30-50 centimeters, and a long-necked gourd. Mapoartt can be played by one person and it can be played anywhere and at anytime. … Continue reading

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Bunong Musical Instrument: Nong

There are two types of Nong- small Nong and big Nong. They are used in different ceremonies. In general, Nong needs to be played/blown by only one person. Big Nong has to be exclusively played alone.  Small Nong can either … Continue reading

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