Countries and their Stereotypical musical instruments

Challenge #44 in the Just Because series. Hosted by AussieJo.
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Australia has the digeridoo, Austria the violin. Show us musical instruments that a country is known for, stating in your description what country they are from and what they are called.
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Cucurbit Flute
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The cucurbit flute is a musical instrument unique to the ethnic groups in China's Yunnan Province. It is especially popular among the Dai people.
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Submitted: Saturday, 10th September, 2011 08:26 (GMT)
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Notes: The instrument is made with natural materials of gourd and bamboo. Composed of a gourd, main pipes, reeds and auxiliary pipes, the cucurbit flute sounds beautiful and heartwarming. It is ideal for expressing soft and tender feelings. As the sounds are as soft and graceful as shaking silk, the flute is also called "Bottle Gourd Silk". http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sQAkZUxOVQU&feature=related
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