being transposed with its alto and soprano variations
equivalent to piano, 2.5 octaves of sound depth, gained
intonation, formed learning method, practicability at all
addition to these, the reed kaval made success by being the
first to acquire the (00768 #) patent right from the Turkish
Patent Instute. This fact allowing the reed kaval to exist
scientifically throughout the generations, demonstrates the
performance of the instrument.
What does ‘whistle’
According to TDK (Türk Dil Kurumu)
dictionaries, meaning “brainless, hollow head”, it is the
tool which allows us to give signals, produce sharp sounds
with the air or vapor pressure that goes through within. For
example; guard whistle, train-ship whistle.
What does ‘reed
whistle’ mean? :
It is the little toy instrument which is produced by
children from the willow tree in various parts of Anatolia,
it does not have any connection with the things explained in
this site since the word ‘whistle’ can be considered
irrelevant with the instrument and can be used as an insult,
a deliberate word to disgrace the instrument.
“WHISTLE IS BLOWN,
KAVAL IS WHIFFLED”
should never be forgotten.
What is the ‘flute’? :
Soınd structure and playing method are different than the
reed kaval. It is a tuned Western wind instrument and the
learning method is unlike the reed kaval. In Turkey (instead
of the reed kaval), in 1953(due to the vacancy of the coil
on its forehead), the first instrument used in the wind