A Conversation for Harps

Kantele

Post 1

Miranda (Make tea! Yes, Cissdur, it's still me)

I recently had the opportunity to try a kantele from the Russian part of the Karel(?). I don't suppose it counts as a harp, since the strings are stretched over the soundbox itself, but what would you call this family of instruments? Cithers? We have a similar folk instrument in Norway, the langeleik.
Miranda (just curious!smiley - zoom)


Kantele

Post 2

Gnomon - time to move on

I think that the Kantele belongs to the Zither family.


Kantele

Post 3

Miranda (Make tea! Yes, Cissdur, it's still me)

Thanks! I'll remember the spelling...smiley - smiley


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