Wooden Bowed Psaltery

Perfect for beginners and virtuosos alike, this handmade cherry psaltery has a lovely, gentle sound.

$100.00

Sweet Sounds

Draw forth the sweet sounds of the ages with this lovely psaltery. Featuring a triangular shape and warm tone relatively unchanged from ancient times, this elegant instrument is easy to bow, making it ideal for budding virtuosos. Diatonic and pentatonic scales are laid out on opposite sides, making music simple to grasp, yet satisfying to manipulate and deconstruct. This beautiful psaltery is crafted from maple wood. Tuning key, rosin, and song booklet included. Handmade in Rochester, New York.

WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.

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Made in New York

Handmade Made in the USA
Ages
14+
Made from
nickel, steel, baltic birch wood, Maple
Measurements
20.4" L x 6.5" W x 2" D
Care
Can be cleaned with a slightly damp cloth if necessary.
Item ID
24906

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4.0

beautiful!

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from Gaithersburg, MD

About Me Collector, Parent, Teacher

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Pros

  • Challenging
  • Promotes Learning

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Gift
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    Comments about UncommonGoods Wooden Bowed Psaltery:

    This is a beautiful instrument and a lovely addition to our collection. It's going to take some practice to learn how to play!

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    4.0

    Enjoyable and Well Made

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    from NY, NY

    About Me Creative Thinker, Hobbyist, Musician

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    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Fun
    • Promotes Learning
    • Quality Sound

    Cons

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      • School

      Comments about UncommonGoods Wooden Bowed Psaltery:

      I treated myself to this instrument and I am very happy with it. I am not a skilled psaltery player but I do sing and play some other instruments and I look forward to adding this unique ancient instrument to my collection.

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