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Definition: European double reed wind instrument dating from the 12th century or earlier. Probably imported from the middle east and is the predecessor of the oboe. Most European countries have a folk version of it. See Bombarde, Gralla etc.
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BARITONE UKULELES

Fretted Instruments > Ukuleles> Baritone Ukuleles
The Baritone uke is the biggest in the family and tunes to DGBE or EAGD. When tuned to DGBE this is the same as the top four strings of a guitar, so it's a very easy instrument for guitar players to pick up.