Ancient Musical Instrument Ocarina Can be Traced back to Many Different Cultures

May 16, 2019
Editor: Wei Xuanyi

Ancient musical instrument ocarina can be traced back to many different cultures

Ocarina, a flute-like instrument, is pictured at a studio in Xingtai, north China's Hebei Province, May 14, 2019. Ocarina is a wind musical instrument typically having an enclosed oval body with finger holes and a projecting mouthpiece. It is traditionally made of clay or ceramic, but other materials including wood and horn are used. It is an ancient instrument and can be traced back to many different cultures. [Xinhua/Mu Yu]

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