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Sārindā | Indian | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Sārindā with three melody strings.The sārindā, which is played with a bow, has an unique shape which is usually craved from a single block of wood. It is used to accompany song and flute. More elaborate versions with sympathetic strings
Rubab is a lute-like musical instrument originally from central Afghanistan and Pakistan. The rubab is a short-necked lute whose body is carved out of a single piece of wood, with a membrane, covering the hollow bowl of the sound-chamber, upon which the bridge is positioned.
Ringing in Tuba Christmas with the Bellophone
Associate Curator Bradley Strauchen-Scherer introduces readers to a Bellophone—a two-belled tuba-euphonium hybrid instrument—recently donated to The Met.
African tribal drums stock photo. Image of ethnic, leather - 12850726
African tribal drums. Photo about ethnic, leather, brown, cultures, congas, drum, handcrafts, handicraft, handcrafted, drums, cultural, african, heritage, handcraft, hide - 12850726