Crwth Crwth Soprano

A member of the family of bowed lyres, the crwth had all but died out by the nineteenth century. Now undergoing a resurgence. The soprano crwth measures 21 inches long and is tuned G (the same as the G on a violin) g (drones off the fingerboard) c, c, d, d. The Crwths have a pine body, with aircraft grade laminated back and soundboard, and walnut fingerboard, tailpiece and bridge. This instrument is hand-crafted upon ordering and may take up to 3 months for completion.  


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Crwth Soprano

SKU: ear035S