The flute is a family of musical instruments in the Sushira or woodwind group. Unlike woodwind instruments with reeds, a flute is an aerophone or reedless wind instrument that produces its sound from the flow of air across an opening. A musician who plays the flute can be referred to as a flute player, flautist, flutist. The venu (Sanskrit: वेणु; veṇu) is one of the ancient transverse flutes of Indian classical music.  It is an aerophone typically … Continue reading Flute