Russian folk flute Svirel.
Key: C major.
Length: 31 cm.
Design features: tunable.
The sound of the flute is high, fun and playful!
Endorsed by professional musicians!
The flute can play children from 7 years!
Flute is very easy to learn!
There are free video tutorials!
The Svirel — Russian folk traditional flute, belongs to the most widespread group whistle flutes longitudinal type. Every people are a similar flute with their national names. According to legend, the flute played LEL the son of the Slavic goddess of love Lada. The flute is the main Russian flute. To date, the flute was forgotten. The sound of the flute close to the spirit of the Russian people and, therefore, revives the love for this ancient instrument! The pipe has a closed whistle with cut 7 playing holes, 6 on the front side and one on the back. Key – MAJOR with the lowered VII degree. The sound of the flute, soft and melodious. Flute is very easy to learn!
How to play the flute Svirel:
Take a flute in the hands. Close the fingers of the left hand top four slot holes (those that are closer to the whistle): thumb – hole on the back of the flute, hereinafter – the index, middle, ring. Then the fingers of his right hand – the index, middle, ring closing the remaining three lower holes. The fingers fall on the opening play tight, but at the same time, do not stress.
When opening holes thumbs of both hands and the little finger of his right hand held the flute. Put the flute to his lips and blowing the whistle on a straight-line end of the flute, gradually changing the force of the blast until a smooth sound. Upon receipt of a sustainable sound at all enclosed holes move on to search for the sound of the open hole from the bottom, and so, gradually mastered the sounds of all the holes in a sequential order, go to simple melodies that tell you flute.
Beautiful melodies and joy to you during the development of a magic flute Svirel!