FRULA

A musical instrument resembling a small flute or a fife. Once upon a time they were made and played by shepherds who mostly played for themselves while watching over the herd.
The production of frula is a real work of art, making each of them a unique masterpiece. It is being carved and painted with different ornaments. It has six holes in front and one on the back side, by which it is possible to make seven tones in two octaves. No matter the ultimate simplicity of this instrument numerous players in Serbia reach the astonishing artificial level and virtuosity.