I finished this flute in August 2000. It has some really interesting curves and I enjoyed the challenge of making it into an instrument. The bore is worked with ji. This instrument is no longer in my possesion.
|The upper end of the flute is curved, too.|
|The flute has its own particular balance of form.|
|The curve undulates from front to back, and winds from side to side, too.|
|The natural beauty of bamboo.|
|Before the crafting.|
|In the process of working on the center joint (nakatsugi).|
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