the Pipe and Tabor compendium

the Pipe and Tabor compendium

essays on the three-hole pipe

Pipe and Other Gallery

[interpretaion of some of these images is not straight-forward; authorities differ in their opinions]
pipe and bones: 11th-16thc, Panama
Metropolitan Museum of Art


pipe and bones video

pipe and bones: mid 15thc, Sweden
Roman statue playing the bones
recorder in one hand, bell? in other: 1531 by Romanino, Italy
1490 manuscript
pipe and triangle

pipe and rattle: Veraguas culture
800-1540AD, Panama
pipe and park bench


name not known - is the fiddle a string drum?
ceiling, part1534-8 Saronno, Italy female player1520's Italy
man playing reproductionseen at early music festival, France

female playing reproduction21st century copy  
1618 Michael Praetorius Syntagma Musicum    


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