Folk & Acoustic Musical Instrument Specialists


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OCARINA

   
Definition: Extremely popular vessel flute usually made of terracotta; all-in-one large, elongated egg-shape with flattened tube in its side and finger holes.

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4/4 VIOLIN BOWS

Stringed Instruments > Bows> 4/4 Violin Bows
Bows for stringed instruments are generally made from hardwood sticks with a wooden 'frog' at one end where the player holds it. A small hank of horse hair is stretched from the frog to the tip. A sticky substance called rosin is used to make the hair grip the strings of the instrument and force the vibrations from it. The Bow...read more