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BULGARIAN GADULKA Rebec instrument - 3 strings - Souvenier 16 cm 7.38EURO

This is a brand new unique Traditional Bulgarian instrument - GADULKA rebec. It has only 3 strings. It's perfect for kids of ages 3 - 6 years old. It's for decoration but also makes sound.
The length is  16 cm = 6 1/4 "
The wight is  5 cm =  2 "

Only the upper strings are bowed (pitched A, E, D), while the other strings (accompany) only resonate the sound. The resonant strings can be pitched in the tones of the main strings also. The standart way of pitching the main strings is A, E, A. This pitch gives more opportunities for instrumental solo performances.
The 3 stringed Gadulka is pitched in theese regional ways:
Thracia tuning:
1st string  A1
2nd string E1
3rd string  A

Dobrudja tuning:
1st string  A1
2nd string  A
3rd string  E1

Lingourie tuning:
1st string  A1
2nd string  E1
3rd string  D1

The tone of the gadulka is obtained by gliding the strings with the bow, made of flexible forked willow twig. It has a bow shape and is tied with horse hair, waxed with rosin.
To help you learn and enjoy this unique instrument we also offer a instructional note books and CD kit.
The Gadulka (rebeck) is one of the most popular string instruments in Bulgaria. Most popular in the valleys of Thrace and Dobrudja, Western Bulgaria and some parts of the central parts of Stara Planina Mountains. It has clear and pleasant sound, used as solo and accompaniments. Also for playing in big or small homogenous and mixed instrumental orchestras.

Our crafsman ANTON ANTONOV is one of the best craft makers of string instruments in North Bulgaria.
We guarantee %100 high quality on this and all the rest of our instruments. Our feedback speaks well enough for it.

This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 09 October, 2005.
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