Folk & Acoustic Musical Instrument Specialists


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CITTERN

   
Definition: small flat backed wire-strung plucked instrument; played with a plectrum; popular from renaissance to baroque times. Modern citterns are much bigger, and more like mandolins in shape. Usually with 10 strings in 5 courses. Related to Portuguese Guitarra.
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NEW LINES IN STRINGED IN VIOLINS

These lines have all been added to the catalogue in the last 6 months, as part of our continuing effort to bring you the best and most comprehensive possible range of musical instruments from around the world!