Entry from British & World English dictionary
A bamboo transverse flute of northern India.
- The bansuri is a flute made of bamboo and is played horizontally.
- Structurally, the bansuri is a cylindrical bamboo tube, with one sealed end and uniformly placed six or seven open finger holes.
- The blend of contemporary beats with the ageless sound of the oud, vocals and bansuri flute is entirely convincing and unforced.
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