Anatolia Cultural Center


Ney is an end-blown flute instrument that is a big part of Middle Eastern culture. It is been around for thousands of years, making it one of the oldest musical instruments to date. It has been a part of many hymns and has been used across all genres of music. It has a unique tone that is a very recognizable sound. The ney flute has a complex structure and it may seem like a complicated instrument to play, but in reality, it’s not as hard as it seems. It just takes some time to get used to it. To learn how to play the ney instrument, you should figüre out what type of ney you want to play first. Ney flute is one of the most important instruments in Classic Turkish Music and Islamic Music. The ney instrument has been used in music for years but it got its name from the Ottoman Empire during the formation of Islamic music. Turkish ney flutes typically have six holes in front and one thumb hole in the back.

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