Folk & Acoustic Musical Instrument Specialists


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PIPA

   
Definition: 4 stringed guitar-like plucked instrument from China with a pear shaped body. In the literature as far back as 2000BC. The name refers to the forward and back picking technique.
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SUSATO BOOKS AND MEDIA

These fine US made whistles have set a new benchmark in sound and quality
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Susato whistles, made of plastic, and available high or low, in several different keys are excellent value. Because they are plastic, they are never out of tune, and they have a clear, loud and focussed tone, ideal for sessions or recording. The Dublin model comes in one piece, and the Kildare in two, so that the tuning can be a...read more