Local choir and orchestra with bajon playing in Jesuit Mission church during mass, San Ignacio de Moxos, Bolivia
The bajon is a panpipe like instrument unique to the area. They are made from the rolled up leaves of the cusi palm tree. There are 3 sizes, the ones in this image are the medium size. The longest pipe is just over 1m / 3.5ft long.
Photograph ID: SanIgnacio2011D430
Photo © James Brunker, Magical Andes Photography
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