Māori music instruments- Taonga puoro

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Traditional Māori musical instruments.

Māori musical instruments; Māori music

Image: Whare Tapere musical instruments
Whare Tapere musical instruments

The University of Auckland Library

Image: Maori games and musical instruments: Spinning top
Maori games and musical instruments: Spinning top

Archives New Zealand Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga

Image: Karanga Weka (small nguru like instrument)
Karanga Weka (small nguru like instrument)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Various instruments, putatara, putorino
Various instruments, putatara, putorino

The University of Auckland Library

Image: Nose flute, nguru
Nose flute, nguru

The University of Auckland Library

Image: Shell trumpet, putatara
Shell trumpet, putatara

The University of Auckland Library

Image: Bone koauau, 70.E
Bone koauau, 70.E

The University of Auckland Library

Image: Putorino
Putorino

The University of Auckland Library

Image: Nguru
Nguru

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Image: Hue puruwai
Hue puruwai

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Image: Pūkāea and pūtātara
Pūkāea and pūtātara

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Image: Purerehua (bull roarer)
Purerehua (bull roarer)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa