Order no.: HLY-109
Listen to this yidaki here:
Maker: M. Munyarryun
Area of origin: Dhalinybuy, Northeast Arnhem Land
Material: Acrylic paint on termite hollowed stringybark eucalyptus
Key: Eb (drone) / G (toot)
Mouthpiece: 2.7cm (internal), 4.5 (external)
Bell: 5.2-5.7cm (internal), 7.5-8 (external)
Price: 700AUD + shipping
Available from here: Yirrkala, NT Australia
Description: If you follow the traditional playing styles, you might know about the maker of this instrument: a yiḏaki master, who toured the world, and passed away a few years ago. We are very happy to have one of his last instruments available in or stock.
It is responsive, the backpressure is well-balanced, the toots are easy to hit. A simple, but top-quality stick from Dhalinybuy outstation. Collectors item!