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leeneia mystery instrument (40) RE: mystery instrument 14 Jan 22


It's possible that it's not supposed to be tuned to a scale. What if one tunes it to 2 or 3 chords and sings a song while strumming on it? That might explain the moveable bridge - it makes it possible to change the pitch while maintaining the relationship among the strings.

I'm hoping that someone who once bought one and has read the directions will come along and post to this thread.
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