Ektara, Tenor 47-EKTT

Ektara, Tenor 47-EKTT

Product Description

Our Ektara, Tenor is a one string soprano from India. 6"x30". The string can be made to give a range of tones by applying pressure at various points along the neck.  Simple and fun to play. This is a folk instrument made in the central coastal State of Maharashtra. The soundboard is goat skin is tightly stretched over an opening cut in the pumpkin gourd body. A bamboo shaft serves as the neck. Two strings are stretched from a hook at the end of the gourd, over the bridge, to the tuning pegs at the end of the bamboo shaft.


Era:ModernSKU#:47-EKTTMSRP:$43.90
Price: $39.00