Middle Eastern Dance
Nais and Other Wind Instruments

The Nai...

To read more about Middle Eastern Tablas please visit these additional pages on our site.

About the Nai and Other Wind Instruments
Learn about the history and development of the Nai and other wind instruments as well as information on their
construction, differences, buying tips and more.

Care of Nais and Other Wwind Instruments
Learn how to take care of your Nai.  Tips for adjusting, cleaning, and even how to make minor repairs.

Playing Tips for Nais and Other Wind Instruments
Learn basic tips for how to play your Nai.
Dancing in a Cafe in Cairo.  Jacques Baugnies.  Oil on Canvas. 1874-1925.

Egyptian Clay Tabla, Inlaid with Mother of Pearl and Camel bone.  Private Collection.