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Tin whistle


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The tin whistle, also called the penny whistle, English flageolet, Scottish penny whistle, tin flageolet, Irish whistle, Belfast Hornpipe, feadóg stáin and Clarke London Flageolet is a simple, six-holed woodwind instrument. It is a type of fipple flute, putting it in the same class as the recorder, Native American flute, and other woodwind instruments that meet such criteria. A tin whistle player is called a tin whistler or simply a whistler. The tin whistle is closely associated with Celtic music.
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  • Significant musicians 

  • History of the whistle 

  • Contemporary whistles 

  • Tuning 

  • Playing technique 

  • Repertoire 

  • Notation 

  • Well-known performers